2003 1st edition; lovely hardbound book with blue boards and gilt lettering and design;book by "Brown Bear, aka Richard W. Schaffert; stated: "First Edition"; very good condition with handwritten note: "To Chuck Bimon with utmost respect for your mastery of the F-8 Crusader..."  see pics.


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"Brown Bear is the call sign for Navy fighter pilot Dick Schaffert.  In recognition of his solo defense of an Iron Hand mission against attack by four MiG's over Hanoi, the F-8 Crusader display by TOPGUN at Naval Air Station Fallon bears his name."...

Loyalty, Betrayal, and Other Contact Sports (Charlie) by Richard W. Schaffert

SKU: BS22s