This is one of the most memorable books to come out of the Vietnam War in which General Robbie Risner describes with moving candor the years of pain and deprivation he endured as as a POW in Vietnam. His is the real story of what went on in the prison camps of North Vietnam.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
General Robinson Risner was a fighter pilot in Korea and Vietnam. After his release he served as Vice Commander of the Fighter Weapons Center at Nellis Air Force Base. The Air Force Academy awards the Risner Trophy, given in his honor. to the outstanding fighter pilot of the United States Air Force. He currently resides in Texas with his wife Dorothy.Review:
Powerful...a tribute to Risner's patriotism and intuitive religious faith that he survived at all. -- Publishers Weekly
Reading this book will be a tremendous uplifting experience...This is a book of hope. -- Richmond News Leader
Touchingly, deeply impressive first-person story. -- Newsweek
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Random House, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0394489675
Book Description Random House, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0394489675
Book Description Random House, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110394489675
Book Description Random House. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0394489675 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1067326