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A Hero Perished: The Diary and Selected Letters of Nile Kinnick Nile Clark Kinnick

A Hero Perished: The Diary and Selected Letters of Nile Kinnick

Nile Clark Kinnick

Published August 15th 2000
ISBN : 9780877453369
Hardcover
336 pages
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Here is an illuminating comment on a time and an attitude that have passed. It was in 1943 that Ensign Nile Kinnick, Iowas only Heisman Trophy winner and one of the last of a breed of American hero, died in a plane crash in the waters of the Gulf ofMoreHere is an illuminating comment on a time and an attitude that have passed. It was in 1943 that Ensign Nile Kinnick, Iowas only Heisman Trophy winner and one of the last of a breed of American hero, died in a plane crash in the waters of the Gulf of Paria. And it is in A Hero Perished that his full story is finally told.