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Aces of the air

Joseph Lewis French

Aces of the air

by Joseph Lewis French

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Published by McLoughlin Bros., inc. in Springfield, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated lining-papers.

    Statementintroduction by Captain Eddie Rickenbacker; edited by Joseph Lewis French.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL547 .F65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 11-316 p.
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6739592M
    LC Control Number30006297
    OCLC/WorldCa3376221

    AIR ACES features no shortage of high-stakes aerial expeditions, and the pilots and missions profiled in the series include: George Beurling Premieres August 3 at 9 PM: George Beurling broke every rule in the book yet became one of the greatest fighter pilots of World War II. A loner and a social misfit, Beurling's disdain for protocol branded. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Aircraft of the Aces: Mustang Aces of the Eighth Air Force Vol. 1 by Jerry Scutts (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!/5(4).

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    While it does provide a general timeline for the air war, its main focus is on the 56 pilots formally declared as aces by the USSR and several of the other more interesting personnel as well. The book follows the timeline of the introduction and combat operations of the various units with each pilot having his biography and combat achievements. someone who you would always put in the first place.


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