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Amy Waters Yarsinske - An American in the Basement. The Betrayal of Captain Scott Speicher & the Cover-Up of His Death.  - 9781937584207 - V9781937584207
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An American in the Basement. The Betrayal of Captain Scott Speicher & the Cover-Up of His Death.

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Description for An American in the Basement. The Betrayal of Captain Scott Speicher & the Cover-Up of His Death. Paperback. Num Pages: 576 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FBXK; 1KBB; 3JJPR; HBJF1; HBJK; HBLW3; HBWS3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 216 x 31. Weight in Grams: 538.

Winner of:
General Non-Fiction, 2014 Next Generation Indie Book Awards

The incredible story of denial, deceit, and deception that ultimately cost Navy pilot Captain Michael Scott Speicher his life is exposed in this military tell-all. Asserting that years of information has been intentionally kept from an American public, the book reveals that, contrary to reports, Speicher survived after he ejected from his stricken F/A-18 Hornet on the first night of the Persian Gulf War. Protected by a Bedouin tribal group, he evaded Saddam’s capture for nearly four years. In that time he was repeatedly promised by an American intelligence asset that ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Trine Day United States
Number of pages
576
Condition
New
Number of Pages
576
Place of Publication
Walterville, United States
ISBN
9781937584207
SKU
V9781937584207
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 15 to 20 working days
Ref
99-44

About Amy Waters Yarsinske
Amy Waters Yarsinske is the author of numerous nonfiction books, including Lost Virginia Beach and No One Left Behind: The Lt. Cmdr. Michael Scott Speicher Story. She is a former Philip Francis du Pont Fellow at the University of Virginia School of Architecture and has appeared as a guest commentator for international and national television networks and radio markets. She ... Read more

Reviews for An American in the Basement. The Betrayal of Captain Scott Speicher & the Cover-Up of His Death.
"[Amy Waters Yarsinske], an expert in contemporary and historical naval aviation, drew her conclusions from interviews with government and military officials, diplomats, pilots and Iraqi defectors and informers."
Orlando Sentinel on "No One Left Behind" "This true hero and fighter-pilot, shot down during the first Gulf War back in 1991, performed super-human feats trying to survive in Iraq. But ... Read more

Goodreads reviews for An American in the Basement. The Betrayal of Captain Scott Speicher & the Cover-Up of His Death.


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