Flyboys: A True Story of Courage by James Bradley

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This acclaimed bestseller brilliantly illuminates a hidden piece of World War II history as it tells the harrowing true story of nine American airmen shot down in the Pacific. One of them, George H. W. Bush, was miraculously rescued. The fate of the others-an explosive 60-year-old secret-is revealed for the first time in FLYBOYS.

I found this book to be a riveting but grueling account of the island of Chi Chi Jima. The island just north of the infamous Iwo Jima.

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