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Night Witches, the Untold Story of Soviet Women in Combat

Myles, Bruce

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ISBN 10: 0891411259 / ISBN 13: 9780891411253
Published by Presidio, Novato, CA, 1981
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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278pp/illus. The history of 3 all female regiments, the 586th Fighter, 587th Bomber and 588th Night Bomber. Clean. Bookseller Inventory # 008856

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Title: Night Witches, the Untold Story of Soviet ...

Publisher: Presidio, Novato, CA

Publication Date: 1981

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition

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In 1941, as Nazi hordes swept east into the Soviet Union, a desperte call went out for women to join the Russian air force. The result—three entire regiments of women pilots and bombers—was a phenomenon unmatched in World II. Through interviews with these courageous pilots, the author uncovers their story. Soon to be a major motion picture.

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