It is based on the author's handwritten notes from a series of interviews that began on the 82nd birthday of the combat veteran and gives a first person account of the world's first battles between aircraft carriers.
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Our Day return guarantee still applies. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. Easy to read and understand. I live the way the book is written in Ray Dayes own words.
I can hear my Dad speaking the same way. And the foot notes on time line and explanations give the factual historic account. I purchased this as a gift for my brother who is a history buff and he loved it. Read it straight through on Christmas day and couldn't put it down. It is now making its rounds within the family. One person found this helpful. Kind of disappointed with the ending; anticlimactic.
I found myself transported back to a time when it seems like the world was simpler and had more common sense. Husband loved the story. This is a great book.
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Husband loved the story, and was one of his favorite presents at Christmas. He immediately sat down and started reading. I read maybe 15 to 20 books a year and have been doing that since the mid 's. I have to rank Radioman as one of the best I've had the pleasure of reading. I don't have much time to read and I'm not a fast reader, some books take me a month or so to finish.
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Ms Hipperson has taken one man's memories and vetted them in multiple ways yet made the story interesting in multiple ways.
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