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The Tibbets story

Paul W. Tibbets

The Tibbets story

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Tibbets, Paul W. 1915-,
    • Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Aeronautics -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementPaul W. Tibbets, Jr. with Clair Stebbins and Harry Franken.
      ContributionsStebbins, Clair C., joint author., Franken, Harry, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG626.2.T5 A37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 316 p., [5] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4549881M
      ISBN 100812821572
      LC Control Number77018333

      It was a bedtime ritual. Each night, Rob Tibbetts read aloud to Mollie and her two brothers, acting out every character in the Harry Potter books.   Columnist Bob Greene discusses his new book, "Duty" an infantryman in World War II, often spoke of Paul Tibbets, a local resident, as "the man who won the war." And the story in the pages.


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Paul Tibbets was one of those lightning rod figures of history. He was an immediate hero after he flew the plane that dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima ina time when his mission and the follow-up mission by Thomas Sweeney at Nagasaki saved the million plus allied casualties expected in Operation Olympic, the proposed invasion of Japan made unnecessary /5.

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Tibbets, who retired from the US Air Force as a brigadier general, was in Albuquerque last week to autograph copies of his book, The Flight of the Enola Gay, and to deliver a speech Saturday evening at Sandia's Technology Transfer Center. He was hosted by the National Atomic Museum, operated for DOE by Sandia.

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“The Paul Tibbets Story,” is an inscription the general wrote in blue ink. Paul Tibbets Obituary Visit Guest Book COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Paul Tibbets, who piloted the B bomber Enola Gay that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, died Thursday.

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A Necessary Evil: The Story of the Enola Gay Tibbets is remembered as a strong and decisive officer who had a special love for flying the B, which he described as “the most beautiful.