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The Bruce Collins Show- WWPR 1490 AM- Airdate: 1/9/15- Guests: Patrick Lee, author of Kickers: A Novel of the Secret War and Boomer the Dog

     Patrick Lee is a former smokejumper who made twenty-five parachute jumps into the Idaho Primitive Area fighting forest fires. After leaving wildlands firefighting to study law he began to hear of smokejumper deaths in Laos, including those of men who had been his jump partners. Interviews of surviving smokejumpers about their CIA experiences in […]