BOOKS > FLYING TIGERS

'War history as it should be written!' -- The Hook

Flying Tigers: Claire Chennault and
His American Volunteers, 1941-1942

"During the dark, early days of World War II, when the Imperial Japanese army, navy, and air force were running roughshod over Asia and the Pacific, it seemed that nothing could stop them. Only a small band of American mercenary fliers based in Burma and known as the Flying Tigers, led by a leather-faced fighter named Claire Chennault, seemed able to challenge and defeat the Japanese....

"The exciting story of this legendary fighting force that wore American uniforms but Chinese insignia is told in Daniel Ford's definitive history of the legendary Flying Tigers. Every page contains a new tidbit of information and rich, long-forgotten detail." -- World War II magazine, November 2007

HarperCollins has released Flying Tigers as an ebook, available for Amazon's Kindle reader in the United States and in Britain. Scan down this page to read the opening pages online. The book is also available in epub format for the Barnes & Noble Nook device, the Sony Reader, and for the Apple iPad. Blue skies! -- Dan Ford

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"In this vivid and fact-filled historical account of aerial combat, Daniel Ford completely updates and revises his 1991 work" -- Naval War College Review, Summer 2008

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