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By Stan Weisleder

A Killer of Lions tells the stirring tale of “Buddy” A. Bowman, Jr., who ignores racial prejudice to heed his country’s name to enlist within the militia in the course of global struggle II. opposed to his mom and dad’ needs, blood brother defies the military’s legitimate coverage of “Negro inferiority” and effectively dollars the approach to stick with his dream. Going from Harlem to the segregated South, he enters the military, advances to flight institution, and is ultimately given assignments over Italy and vital Europe. As a part of the 332nd Fighter workforce — 4 squadrons of black pilots — blood brother reports final glory over the skies of Germany scuffling with the Luftwaffe. On his final venture, blood brother is shot down over the Balkans and captured through the Nazis, yet escapes into the Romanian nation-state to hitch up with a band of Partisans, the place he has a torrid love affair with Mariza. This compellingly genuine tale of a fledgling aviator’s trials of manhood choked with close to dying episodes isn't just guaranteed to fulfill enthusiasts of WWII event tales , yet is usually an important addition to the literature on African-American success and the heroic deeds of the Tuskegee Airmen.

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