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By Christopher Robbins

ISBN-10: 0399122079

ISBN-13: 9780399122071

ISBN-10: 190805901X

ISBN-13: 9781908059017

The great within tale of the world's such a lot amazing covert operation.

Air the United States - a mystery airline run by means of the CIA - flew missions not anyone else might contact, from basic Claire Cennault's mythical Flying Tigers in WW II to 2 brutal a long time cruising over the bomb-savaged jungles of Southeast Asia. Their pilots dared all and did all - a high-rolling, fast-playing bunch of has-beens and hellraisers whose motto was once 'Anything, wherever, Anytime'. no matter if it used to be supplying nutrition and guns or spooks and opium, Air the United States used to be the only airline the place you did not want reservations - only a hell of loads of braveness and a willingness to fly to the sour end.

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