Those guys were completely unprepared to get that '29 off the ground. I'm still angry at them for their slipshod fu_kup.
"Jury-rigged" fuel tank for the APU? WT actual F? You don't "jury-rig" anything on a B-29 that's been sitting in the middle of BFE for almost 50 years.
Thanks for the book recommendation. It's on my list now.