November 9, 2012
Canadian Top Gun
Day of the Flying Fox: The True Story of World War II Pilot Charley Fox
by Steve Pitt
A book packed with information about Charley Fox's experiences from raw recruit to flight instructor to decorated combat pilot. Pitt also covers the history of World War II - how it began, the key personalities in command, and the military strategies employed by the Allies and the Germans. Plane enthusiasts will be interested in the detailed specs about a multitude of fighter jets (photos included), while those passionate about flying will marvel at the skills needed for evading and shooting down enemy planes and bombing trains and vehicles.