1st ed., 1985. 278 pp., photo-ills. D.j., 23 x 15cm. Light marks to top edge o/w Nr.FINE. Ace! is the author's life as a Marine combat fighter pilot ' from his earliest days as a naval aviation cadet before World War II, to his adventures guarding America's most forward defence line in the South Pacific, to his aerial combat over the Solomons. This book allows the reader to follow Bruce through his exciting night-fighter training and fly with him on his rare double-kill night mission over Okinawa.