Allies in the Wind, by John Howard

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Synopsis

After witnessing the bombing of his English relatives at the height of the Battle of Britain, Jake West goes AWOL from the American Air Force to take up the King’s Commission in the RAF. On a cold rainy day in January of 1942 his former American commander, General Harlan, arrives on West’s English base. In the midst of the reunion, a cry of “Scramble!” sends West scrambling into his Hurricane fighter and over the English Channel to fight his way out of a Luftwaffe trap… read more

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