Barrett Tillman

Barrett Tillman is a widely recognized authority on air warfare in World War II and the author of more than forty nonfiction and fiction books on military topics. He has received six awards for history and literature, including the Admiral Arthur Radford Award. He lives in Mesa, Arizona.

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Whirlwind

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Persistence counts."

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Same as everyone else: failure. But that's no reason for avoiding the risk of failure.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The ability to look like Tom Selleck and sound like Sam Elliott.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. My wife, who proves that persistence and determination can overcome years of illness.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Supreme pizza because you can add veggies for nutrition among all the toppings that taste good.

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