Wreaking Havoc

Wreaking Havoc : A Year in an A-20

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Joseph W. Rutter was a pilot in the Army Air Force in 1944, and the expensive toys were airplanes - A-20s, nicknamed the Havoc for the damage they inflicted. This work tells the story of Rutter and his friends at a time when the horrors of war were matched by the energy and enthusiasm of youth.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 160.02 x 241.3 x 27.94mm | 181.44g
  • Texas A & M University Press
  • College Station, United States
  • English
  • 33 b&w photographs, 4 maps, bibliography, index
  • 1585442895
  • 9781585442898
  • 1,566,743

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." . . a fascinating tale, well written and one which ought to catch the recently renewed interest in WW II operations. If my reaction to Rutter's personality is typical of what to expect of other readers, this should prove to be a popular book. This young man gives the impression of being a thoroughly decent human being, a conscientious officer, and a fine professional. I would be glad to have him in my command."--I. B. Holley, Jr., Duke Universityshow more

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3 28% (5)
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