In this new edition of his classic 1970 memoir about the notorious U-2 Incident, pilot Francis Gary Powers reveals the full story of what actually happened in the most sensational espionage case in Cold War history. The narrative is a tremendously exciting suspense story about a man who was labeled a traitor by many of his countrymen, but who emerged a Cold War hero.
By Francis Gary Powers, Curt Gentry, and Norman Polmar.
Publisher: Brasseys, Inc.
Listen to a partial reading by William Hope, originally aired on the BBC, May 2000