The Last Fighter Pilot
2017-12-09T21:17:13-05:00https://images.c-span.org/Files/da8/20171209214741002_hd.jpgWorld War II veteran Jerry Yellin talked about his book The Last Fighter Pilot, in which he recalls his bombing missions over Japan from April to August of 1945.
People in this video
Wayne Scott Colonel (Retired, Former) U.S. Air Force
- Jerry Yellin Captain (Former) U.S. Army->Air Service
Your purchase helps support C-SPAN
Click here to learn how
C-SPAN.org offers links to books featured on the C-SPAN networks to make it simpler for viewers to purchase them. C-SPAN has agreements with retailers that share a small percentage of your purchase price with our network. For example, as an Amazon Associate, C-SPAN earns money from your qualifying purchases. However, C-SPAN only receives this revenue if your book purchase is made using the links on this page.
Any revenue realized from this program goes into a general account to help fund C-SPAN operations.
Please note that questions regarding fulfillment, customer service, privacy policies, or issues relating to your book orders should be directed to the Webmaster or administrator of the specific bookseller's site and are their sole responsibility.
- Nixon Presidential Library and MuseumNixon Presidential Library and Museum
Recollections from World War II
Three World War II veterans talked about their experiences as fighter pilots. This talk was part of a three day…
American Bombing of North Vietnam
Retired Air Force officer and National War College professor Mark Clodfelter talks about his book The Limits of Air…
Fox News' Chris Wallace provided a history of the lead-up to the bombing of Hiroshima in August 1945. This was a…
Book Published in 2000
During its 15th anniversary celebration, Book TV recalls some of the books published in 2000, its third year on the air.