Eileen Bjorkman

I tell veterans' stories.

Books by Eileen Bjorkman

The Fly Girls Revolt
SKU: 9781637585948

This is the untold story of the women military aviators of the 1970s and 1980s who finally kicked open the door to fly in combat in 1993—along with the story of the women who paved the way before them.

Now also available in paperback! Click here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0CHLB742F

Hear Eileen talk about the book on Morning Joe at https://www.msnbc.com/morning-joe/watch/the-untold-story-of-women-s-fight-to-fly-in-the-air-force-176836165936
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Unforgotten in the Gulf of Tonkin
SKU: 9781640121911

On November 18, 1965, U.S. Navy pilot Willie Sharp ejected from his F-8 fighter after being hit over a target in North Vietnam. With a cloud layer beneath him, he did not know if he was over land—where he would most certainly be captured or killed by the North Vietnamese—or over the Gulf of Tonkin. As he ejected, both navy and air force aircraft were already heading toward him to help.

Watch the book trailer at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7sO_F_w20w

Get 40% off at Potomac Books (nebraskapress.unl.edu) with discount code 6AF20.
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The Propeller under the Bed
SKU: 9780295741444

On July 25, 2010, Arnold Ebneter flew across the country in a plane he designed and built himself, setting an aviation world record for aircraft of its class. He was eighty-two at the time and the flight represented the culmination of a dream he'd cultivated since his childhood in the 1930s.

Purchase at UW Press for 30% off with discount code W193: https://uwapress.uw.edu/book/9780295746081/the-propeller-under-the-bed/
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