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The aviators : Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the epic Age of Flight / Winston Groom.

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  • 1 copy at La Conner Regional Library.

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  • ISBN: 9781426211560 (hardback : alkaline paper) :
  • ISBN: 1426211562 (hardback : alkaline paper)
  • Physical Description: 464 pages, 16 unnumbered pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [445]-455) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
These three men -- The king of dirt -- The man with the outside loop -- Can those be stars? -- Air combat is not sport, it is scientific murder -- New York to Paris -- Man's greatest enemy in the air -- I was saved for some good purpose -- An inspiration in a grubby world -- His halo turned into a noose -- The raid -- We were slowly rotting away -- The Lone Eagle goes to war -- Masters of the sky.
Summary, etc.:
Explores "the saga of three extraordinary aviators-- Charles Lindbergh, Eddie Rickenbacker, and Jimmy Doolittle-- and how they redefine heroism through their genius, daring, and uncommon courage"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973.
Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993.
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974.
Air pilots > United States > Biography.
Air pilots, Military > United States > Biography.
Heroes > United States > Biography.
Adventure and adventurers > United States > Biography.
Aeronautics > United States > History > 20th century.
Aeronautics, Military > United States > History > 20th century.
United States > History, Military > 20th century.
HISTORY / Military / Aviation.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / General.
TRANSPORTATION / Aviation / History.
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