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Title: A Mouse in My Pocket: Memoirs of a Fighter Pilot.
Description: Valley Floatplane Services, (Picton, Ontario, 1988), Ist edition.. 408 pp, large 8vo (9" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 096933404 B&w photos, maps, color portrait frontispiece. "..an engagingly written and unembroidered account of heroism shown by young combat pilots on both sides of the struggle for victo ry. Monumental blunders by politicians, admirals and generals are revealed that cost the lives of civilians and soldiers..The reader participates with this (RCAF) fighter pilot on active duty for almost four consecutive years in dogfights ov e r B u r ma, China, India , Africa, Sicily, Italy, and finally Europe (before he was 'forced to parachute from his burning Spitfire inside Germany on Christmas Day 1944', finishing the war as a POW)." Very minor edge wear. Dust jacket has som e ar e as o f very light wrinkling at top edge, small circular line indentation on front panel, Very Good+/Very Good.

Keywords: World War Ii, Fighter Pilots, Normandy, Rhineland, Spitfires, Burma, China, India, Africa, Sicily, Italy, Royal Canadian Air Force, Rcaf, Aerial Operations, Personal Narratives, Pows, Prisoners of War.

Price: US$ 35.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 24598

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