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    • Fighter Pilot

    • The Memoirs of Legendary Ace Robin Olds
    • By: Robin Olds, Christina Olds, Ed Rasimus
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 17 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,488
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,155
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,157

    A larger-than-life hero with a towering personality, Robin Olds was a graduate of West Point and an inductee in the National College Football Hall of Fame for his All-American performance for Army. In World War II, Olds quickly became a top fighter pilot and squadron commander by the age of 22—a double ace with twelve aerial victories. But it was in Vietnam where the man became a legend.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Top Notch Audiobook

    • By R. A. Frank on 10-08-10

    Regular price: $26.57

    • The German Aces Speak

    • World War II Through the Eyes of Four of the Luftwaffe's Most Important Commanders
    • By: Anne-Marie Lewis, Jon Guttman, Brigadier General Robin Olds USAF (Ret.), and others
    • Narrated by: P.J. Ochlan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 276
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 254
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 255

    Few perspectives epitomize the sheer drama and sacrifice of combat more perfectly than those of the fighter pilots of World War II. As romanticized as any soldier in history, the World War II fighter pilot was viewed as larger than life: a dashing soul waging war amongst the clouds. In the 65-plus years since the Allied victory, stories of these pilots' heroics have never been in short supply. But what about their adversaries - the highly skilled German aviators who pushed the Allies to the very brink of defeat?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best German side account on record!!

    • By Philip Gehman on 12-19-17

    Regular price: $27.99