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Author Sakai, Saburō, 1916-2000.

Title Samuraĭ! / Saburo Sakai ; [perevod s angliĭskogo A. Bolʹnykh]

Imprint Moskva : AST : Tranzitkniga, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library International Languages    Ru 940.5449 SAK    Available
Description 396 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Voenno-istoricheskai︠a︡ biblioteka
Voenno-istoricheskai︠a︡ biblioteka (Saint Petersburg, Russia)
Note Translation from English into Russian of: Samurai! / Saburō Sakai, with Martin Caidin and Fred Saito.
Summary Saburo Sakai was Japan's greatest fighter pilot to survive World War II. A veteran of more than two hundred dogfights, Sakai reportedly shot down sixty-four Allied planes, but he is best known for flying his crippled Zero nearly 600 miles to safety while partially paralyzed and nearly blind from multiple wounds.
Subject Sakai, Saburō, 1916-2000.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Japanese.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Japanese.
Added Author Caidin, Martin, 1927-1997.
Saito, Fred.
Added Title Samurai! Russian
ISBN 9785170326365

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