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President franklin roosevelt maintained this clandestine air by coyly saying the pilots had taken off from “shangri la,” in reference to english author james hilton’s 1933 best-selling book, lost horizon the raid began and ended in secrecy and, some 70 years later, the secrecy still flies high––the mysteries of the doolittle raid remain.
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