Warriors

Warriors

Barrett Tillman

Barrett Tillman

Commander John Bennett values flesh-and-blood fighter pilots over high technology — and he gets a chance to put his theories to the test. Invited by the Saudi king to build a secret air wing capable of matching the elite Israeli air force, Bennett recruits American and British top guns to train a corps of young Saudi pilots — the "Tiger Force." It's a strategist's dream come true; a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to launch Bennett's brand of young warriors into military history. But now, as a fierce Arab-Israeli war breaks out, thundering confrontations high above the desert will determine the fate of nations — and give John Bennett's Tigers the fight of their lives.
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Forgotten Fifteenth

Forgotten Fifteenth

Barrett Tillman

Barrett Tillman

November 1943—May 1945—The U.S. Army Air Forces waged an unprecedentedly dogged and violent campaign against Hitler's vital oil production and industrial plants on the Third Reich's southern flank. Flying from southern Italy, far from the limelight enjoyed by the Eighth Air Force in England, the Fifteenth Air Force engaged in high-risk missions spanning most of the European continent. The story of the Fifteenth Air Force deserves a prideful place in the annals of American gallantry.In his new book, The Forgotten Airmen: The Daring Airmen Who Crippled Hitler's Oil Supply, Tillman brings into focus a seldom-seen multinational cast of characters, including pilots from Axis nations Romania, Hungary, and Bulgaria and many more remarkable individuals. They were the first generation of fliers—few of them professionals—to conduct a strategic bombing campaign against a major industrial nation. They suffered steady attrition and occasionally...
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