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Publisher: Date:1991 - Smithsonian Institution Press
By: Daniel Ford
During World War II, in the skies over Rangoon, Burma, a handful of American pilots met and bloodied the "Imperial Wild Eagles" of Japan and in turn won immortality as the Flying Tigers. One of America's most famous combat forces, the Tigers were recruited to defend beleaguered China for $600 a month and a bounty of $500 for each Japanese plane they shot downfantastic money in an era when a Manhattan hotel room cost three dollars a night. -opisanie