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War in the Air True Accounts of the 20th Century's Most Dramatic Air Battles - By the Men Who Fought Them

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ISBN-10: 0671881914

ISBN-13: 9780671881917

Edition: 1997 (Large Type)

Authors: Stephen Coonts, Stephen Coonts

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List price: $22.95
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Gallery Books
Publication date: 12/1/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Stephen Coonts was born on July 19, 1946 and grew up in Buckhannon, West Virginia. He received an A.B. degree in political science from West Virginia University in 1968. He entered the U.S. Navy and received his Navy wings in August of 1969. He made two combat cruises aboard the USS Enterprise. After the Vietnam War, he served as a flight instructor aboard the USS Nimitz. He left active duty in 1977 and received a law degree from the University of Colorado School of Law in 1979. He went to West Virginia to practice and later, to Colorado to work as a staff attorney for an oil company. Coonts published his first novel, Flight of the Intruder, in 1986, which was adapted as into a film in…    

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