Mission 376

Battle over the Reich, May 28, 1944


Book Description

  • Minute-by-minute chronicle of a single Eighth Air Force bombing mission in World War II
  • Dramatic story of how B-17s and B-24s bombed targets inside Germany
  • Captures the courage and confusion of aerial combat
  • Details the first combat use of remote-controlled glide bombs by the U.S. Army Air Force
  • Insert contains color aircraft drawings
  • About the Author

    Ivo de Jong, an officer in the Dutch army, has been an international fellow at the U.S. Army War College. He has researched the Eighth Air Force for nearly twenty years and lives in Holland.

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