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The aces

Author: Christopher Maynard; David Jefferis; Ron Jobson; Michael Roffe
Publisher: London ; New York : F. Watts, 1987.
Series: Wings.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces the ace pilots of World War I, their military aircraft, aerial tactics and stunts, and profiles such prominent aviators as the Red Baron and Eddie Rickenbacker.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Maynard; David Jefferis; Ron Jobson; Michael Roffe
ISBN: 0531103676 9780531103678 0863135196 9780863135194
OCLC Number: 16918386
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 31 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm.
Contents: Pilots and planes --
Over the Front --
The first dogfight --
Shooting through propellers --
Immelmann's turn --
Bombers --
Balloon busting --
The Red Baron --
The racing diver ace --
Wings over water --
A gallant and worthy foe --
Dogfight! --
Aircraft data --
The top aces.
Series Title: Wings.
Responsibility: Christopher Maynard and David Jefferis ; illustrated by Ron Jobson and Michael Roffe.

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Introduces the ace pilots of World War I, their military aircraft, aerial tactics and stunts, and profiles such prominent aviators as the Red Baron and Eddie Rickenbacker.

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