The Remarkable True Story of A Female Apache Pilot on The Frontline
Judul Buku : Dressed to Kill
Penulis : Charlotte Madison
Penerbit : Headline Review
Tahun : 2010
Jumlah Halaman : 341 hlm.
‘Truly unique. Charlotte is just like one of us, but she’s also on the frontline in Afghanistan. This brilliant book has us gripped.’ HOT STARS
‘Gripping and full-bloodied, Charlotte’s excellent book is sure to fly off the shelves’ News of The World
‘Charlotte Madison is one hell of a pilot’ Ed Macy, bestselling author of APACHE
She’s young. She’s glamorous. You’ll never guess what she does for a living…
Captain Charlotte Madison is a typical 26-years-old-woman.
She reads glossy magazines, worries about her bingo wings and is planning her wedding. She also flies Apache helicopters for a living and is trained to shoot and kill from the air.
Britain’s first ever female Apache pilot, Charlotte knows exactly what it’s like to fight on the frontline in one of the Army’s deadliest machines.
From her intensive training to her tours of duty in Afghanistan, Charlotte shares all the dramatic details. Just imagine.
– Being confined in an airless cockpit for up to eleven hours
– Being the only woman amongst men
– What it feels like to kill – or be killed – in the name of duty
DRESSED TO KILL is the extraordinary, gritty and exhilarating tale of life on the front line, told by a woman who proves that whatever the men can do, women can do just as well.
I am scared that, if I open the door to my emotions, I just won’t be able to shut it. p.145
… every loss of life is one too many. p.167
The truth is that, while you’re away, all you can think of is getting home and getting back to normal, but when you get home, you realize that normal doesn’t exist with you. Lanjutkan membaca [Resensi Buku] Dressed to Kill