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The Stars Were Big and Bright

The United States Army Air Forces and Texas During World War II

by Thomas E. Alexander

  • 129 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Eakin Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Texas,
  • Military,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • United States,
  • Army Air Forces,
  • History,
  • Military - General,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Aerial operations, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8731804M
    ISBN 101571685928
    ISBN 109781571685926
    OCLC/WorldCa41347057

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Very well written, interesting, informative, humorous and sometimes tragic, The Stars Were Big and Bright is one book that will remain in my personal library for years to come. It is sure to be reread whenever the urge to revisit the history of Texas' contribution to the 4/5(9).

In The Stars Were Big and Bright, Volume I, Thomas Alexander has created a concise and colorful portrait of Texas during World War II and illustrated how the coming of thousands of strangers in military uniforms forever changed the faces of eight towns and cities across the Lone Star on extensive on-site research, rich anecdotal material, and personal interviews, the book briefly.

The Stars Were Big and Bright The United States Army Air Forces and Texas During World War II (Book): Alexander, Thomas E.: In The Stars Were Big and Bright, Volume I, Thomas Alexander has created a concise and colorful portrait of Texas during World War II and illustrated how the coming of thousands of strangers in military uniforms forever changed the faces of eight towns and cities.

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