Download Into the Tiger's Jaw: America's First Black Marine Aviator by Frank E. Peterson Jr.,Alfred J. Phelps PDF

By Frank E. Peterson Jr.,Alfred J. Phelps

Lt. normal Frank E. Petersen’s autobiography presents a severe exam of this extraordinary Marine’s occupation, from his accomplishments because the first black pilot within the U.S. Marine Corps to his advertising to Lieutenant normal and ultimate provider as Commander U.S. Marine Corp Base Quantico, Virginia. on the time of his retirement in 1988, basic Petersen used to be the 1st and purely black pilot to carry command and the single black common within the Marine Corps. a brand new addition to the Leatherneck Classics sequence, this tale of serious own choice and ambitious management offers a transparent realizing of an inspirational route to good fortune within the military

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