Pilot, scholar, daredevil, general…James "Jimmy" Doolittle is one of America's greatest heroes. In a life filled with adventure and achievement, Doolittle did it all. As a stunt pilot, he thrilled the world with his aerial acrobatics. As a scientist, he pioneered the development of modern aviation technology. During WWII he served his country as a fearless and innovative air warrior, organizing and leading the devastating first raid against Tokyo Japan. Here is his life story, modest, revealing and candid, as only Doolittle himself could tell it.
Authors: Gen. James H. "Jimmy" Doolittle with Carroll V. Glines