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Bishop, Lewis Sherman & Sheila Bishop-Irwin

ISBN 10: 0976303701 / ISBN 13: 9780976303701
Published by Tiger Eye Press, 2005
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No defects seen. Inscribed and signed; 9.10 X 5.90 X 0.90 inches; 254 pages; Signed by One Author Near Fine by Sheila Bishop-Irwin. Newspaper article laid in, report of the publication of this memoir. (68-9) . Bookseller Inventory # 69706

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Publisher: Tiger Eye Press

Publication Date: 2005

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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Escape from Hell is a dramatic tale of a Flying Tiger pilot. Lewis Bishop was one of four American Volunteer Group (AVG) members to become a POW in World War II. Lew flew combat missions for Claire Chennault's covert group that came to China's defense before Pearl Harbor. Lew's life exemplified patriotism, heroism, courage, and perseverance. His story helps us understand all POWs' invisible wounds.

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Shiela Bishop Irwin completed the manuscript her father wrote in the 1940s. As a chronicler of family history and oral stories, researching and writing her dad’s story was a natural path to pursue. She was born in Pensacola, Florida where her father attended naval flight training and later instructed cadets. Raised by her maternal grandparents, she heard stories of his heroic deeds and treasured these stories. She spent 30 years in the Washington DC area, and is a graduate of George Washington University and Marymount University. She has been an economist, a church educator, a secretary, and a corporate trainer, but she enjoys most being an author, a wife, and mother of three gifted sons. She and her husband currently

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