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User Review  - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing

The prologue to Wild Blue illustrates the constraints to flying a B-24. The very first sentence sets the stage, "The B-24 was built like a 1930s Mack Truck, except that it had an aluminum skin that ... Read full review

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User Review  - tillywern - LibraryThing

Although not an exhaustive historical reference of the air war over Europe during WWII, this book provides a very good glimpse into how average citizens became part of one of the greatest conflicts in ... Read full review

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User Review  - wadezoe - LibraryThing

An excellent review of B-24 bomber operations from training to combat over the Third Riech. It is also a biography of George McGovern's war years as a B-24 pilot. It is an excellent listen for aviation enthusiasts, World War II readers and pilots. Read full review

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User Review  - Choccy - LibraryThing

This is the second Ambrose's book I've read since Band of Brothers. It tells about the experiences of B-24 bomber crews in World War II; 741st Squadron, 455th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force, to be exact ... Read full review

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User Review  - meegeekai - LibraryThing

This is a great book and a nice match for Bradley's Flyboys as it focuses more on the strategic bombing in Europe. I just like the way Ambrose told a story. This is not his best but a great work, just the same. Read full review

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User Review  - stillnotalice - LibraryThing

My dad was an nose gunner in a B-24 in WW2. This gave me a good idea of what he experienced as a flyer. Read full review


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