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❴Reading❵ ➿ Close to the Sun Author Donald Michael Platt – Ar1web.co Close to the Sun follows the lives of fighter pilots during the Second World War As a boy Hank Milroy from Wyoming idealized the gallant exploits of WWI fighter aces Karl Fürst von Pfalz TeuffelreichClose to the Sun follows the lives of fighter pilots during the Second World War As a boy Hank Milroy from Wyoming idealized the gallant exploits of WWI fighter aces Karl Fürst von Pfalz Teuffelreich aspires to surpass his father’s 49 Luftsiegen Seth Braham falls in love with flying during an air show at San Francisco’s Chrissy Field The young men encounter friends rivals and exceptional women Braxton Mobley the hotshot wants to outscore every man.

In the air force Texas tomboy Catherine “Winty” McCabe is as good a flyer as any man Princess Maria Xenia a stateless White Russian works for the Abwehr German Intelligence Elfriede Wohlman is a frontline nurse with a dangerous secret Miriam Keramopoulos is the girl from Brooklyn with a voice that will take her places Once the United States enter the war Hank Brax and Seth experience the exhilaration of aerial combat and acedom during the unromant.

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Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ Born and raised inside San Francisco I graduated from Lowell High School and received my BA in History from the University of California at Berkeley After two years in the Army I went to graduate school at San Jose State where one of my short stories was published in the college’s literary magazine THE REED and I won a bathch of awards in the annual SENATOR PHELAN LITERARY CONTEST After te

close book Close to kindle Close to the Sun PDFIn the air force Texas tomboy Catherine “Winty” McCabe is as good a flyer as any man Princess Maria Xenia a stateless White Russian works for the Abwehr German Intelligence Elfriede Wohlman is a frontline nurse with a dangerous secret Miriam Keramopoulos is the girl from Brooklyn with a voice that will take her places Once the United States enter the war Hank Brax and Seth experience the exhilaration of aerial combat and acedom during the unromant.

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  1. Erin AlMehairi Erin AlMehairi says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFI was offered to be able to pre review Donald Michael Platt’s Close to the Sun and I jumped at the chance with my love of the history of anything to do with flight or fighter plan


  2. WTF Are You Reading? WTF Are You Reading? says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFDonald Platt's Close To The Sun is nothing short of Historical Fiction gold Set against the bleak and bloody backdrop of WWII This novel introduces readers to three young men sharing one dream To be the best to rule the skies as only pilots canas an AceThe Prince Karl is a man haunted by many ghosts Chasing the military legacy left to him by his royal ancestry living the lie of a loveless marriage and forced to fight under the tyrannical leadership of Hitler and the Third Reich Karl is only able to find solace and sanity among the cloudsThe Cowboy Hank wants nothing than to soar through the wide expanse above like the majestic falcons that inspired him as a boy Though Hank has the talent and ambition necessary to make his lofty dreams a reality he soon finds himself stalled by military pecking orders and bureaucracyThe College Boy Seth is an i


  3. Ashley Ashley says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFMONTHS ago I gave this one my glowing endorsement and I'm so happy to finally be able to publish a full reviewI love historical fiction novels and I especially love historical fiction novels that take place in America or involve Americans in a historical capacity When I saw “Two Americans One German Impossible Odds” I was intrigued I know this would be another war novel but I love the Ameri


  4. Diana Diana says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFARC received from Historical Fiction Virtual Tour for an honest review Close to the Sun by Donald PlattAnytime I read about service man and woman I feel humbled Their commitment courage and strength never fail to astound me Donald Platt’s “Close to the Sun” was no exception There were many details about the life o


  5. Margaret Margaret says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFWhen I was asked to read this book I jumped at the chance It's about pilots What's the big deal about pilots you ask? My husband has his private pilots license and son 3 is working on his The early part of our marriage involved me learning about Messerschmitt's Mosquito's Mustang's and other fighters So reading this book was a wonderful relearning experienceLately I've been reading so many books about WW II this book was a nice change given that it was from on high the pilots point of view Having never gotten a glimpse from that angle it was very interesting to watch Karl Hank and Seth train and work towards their goals with such passion and c


  6. Tinney Tinney says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFOne of the things that impressed me most about this excellent novel was the way the author achieved a balance among the three converging story lines It would have been easy to let one take over and eclipse the others but each of the three held its own from beginning to end which naturally made the ending even powerful as the three stories wove together resulting in a whole that was than the sum of its parts Close to the Sun has interesting and highly individ


  7. Roy Dimond Roy Dimond says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFMr Donald Michael Platt has created one of those rare books that when you finish it you immediately wish there was a sequel His writing style takes you deep into the lives of those who fought in the air and those they left behind What I loved most about this book is that it showed the battle from both perspectives The ebb and flow of war the blurring of right and wrong Simply said this is a great book


  8. Katherine Katherine says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFSUper interesting read on how open heart surgery and heart transplants became successful The author himself is a surgeon so you know all of that hubris


  9. Tara Chevrestt Tara Chevrestt says:

    Close to the Sun PDF ✓ Close to ePUB ↠ close book, Close to kindle, Close to the Sun PDFI don't normally read man books but I was drawn to this because of the aviation theme It follows three different men as they pursue their dreams of flying pursuit planes and enter WWII One man is a German I had a hard time enjoying his stories His personality was that of a jerk One is a Jewish American Something didn't grab me about his bits Even his romance was uninteresting to meBut then we have Hank and I really really like Hank All his parts were interesting to me the girl Winty his experience in cadet school the men he knows like the Texan mo


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