Sisters in Arms: The Women Who Flew in World War II (Hardcover)
During World War II, a few, carefully selected women in the US and the UK were briefly given the unprecedented opportunity to fly military aircraft. Yet the story of these pioneer women pilots is made even more intriguing by the fact that, despite many notable similarities in the utilization and organization of the women in their respective countries, they experienced radically different fates.
About the Author
Helena Schrader PhD is a consular official in the US Diplomatic Service. She holds a doctorate from the University of Hamburg and is a fluent German speaker, having lived in Berlin for 20 years.