Yeager, Chuck, Anderson, Clarence Bud, To Fly and Flight. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1990. First edition, first printing, signed. Original dust jacket.
Presented is a stated first edition copy of Clarence Bud Anderson and Chuck Yeager's To Fly and Flight: Memoirs of a Triple Ace. The book was published in October of 1990 and has been signed by both Anderson and Yeager.
Top fighter pilot Clarence "Bud" Anderson tells the story of a life in aviation, from World War II fighter combat to years of dangerous test-piloting. In thirty years of service, Anderson flew two combat tours during World War II, tested aircraft at the Wright Field and the Edwards Air Force Base, worked two tours at the Pentagon, commanded three fighter units, and flew ground-support combat missions in Southeast Asia. He was decorated twenty-five times. During World War II, Anderson flew with Chuck Yeager in the famed 357th Squadron, where he became a triple ace by shooting fifteen enemy planes out of the sky.
Overall very good condition. Book has no significant wear or damage. Signatures are bold. Presented with original publisher's boards and dust jacket.