Sketches of an Earlier Time: A Combat Veteran of Three Wars Recounts a Twentieth Century Life of Duty and Adventure
by Colonel (Ret.) Scotty O. Ferguson, USAF
Merriam Military Memoir
eBook - ISBN 9780359445356 - $1.99
Paperback - ISBN 9780359740857 - $12.95
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As one of America’s “greatest generation," the 93-year-old author and 30-year military veteran takes his readers right along with him on a wild ride from 1925 to 1975.
A child of the Great Depression and a combat veteran of World War II, Korea, and Vietnam, Col. Ferguson recounts very personal, first-person vignettes of one live-action scene after another that capture and hold the reader’s attention from start to finish.
Stories like these — from surviving beach invasions with General MacArthur in World War II as a 18-year-old sailor to numerous harrowing experiences as a combat fighter pilot and test pilot -- are typically found only in action adventure novels.
150 6x9-inch pages, 16 photos
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