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New PDF release: Global Warring and the Land of Zinj

By Glenn Downing,Lee Troup,Thelma Downing

ISBN-10: 1478283378

ISBN-13: 9781478283379

Glenn Downing was once born in Kenya, East Africa, the son of missionaries. actually, his grandfather, Lee Downing, entered Kenya in 1902 as a pioneer with Africa Inland challenge. His father, Herbert Downing, headed Rift Valley Academy for a few 3 many years. international Warring tells the tale of this family members navigating via 4 international wars and nice socio-economic-political advancements in the course of the 20th century. the writer was once a Marine Corps fighter pilot through the chilly battle, together with provider in Vietnam. Later, he was once a company pilot for an oil contractor within the Persian Gulf before everything of the current Islamofascist circulation, which he calls international struggle IV. He concluded his forty 12 months flying profession as an airline captain of USAirways. His spouse “Tweet” labored heavily with him publishing this publication. they've been married for forty eight years, and feature a son, daughters, and 8 grandchildren.

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