In this book from the You Wouldn't Want To series, readers learn about the life of an American World War II pilot fighting in the British Royal Air Force. Air warfare in both the European and Pacific arenas is explained, as well as important events such as the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Series Features • Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the text are provided on each spread • High interest topic for children of all ages • Draws in even the most reluctant reader with a lighthearted tone and hilarious illustrations The cultures and traditions from ancient civilizations through modern times throughout the history of the world spring to life in the pages of this series. Includes glossary and index. Perfect for struggling readers.