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Author: Peter Pigott
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Dundurn
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From the Avro Arrow and the Silver Dart to the adventurers and visionaries who pushed Canadian airways to new heights, aviation expert Peter Pigott covers over a century of Canadian flight with his trademark breezy style in this special 7-book bundle full of incredible historical photographs.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Pigott
ISBN: 1459737229 9781459737228
OCLC Number: 953493703
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Taming the Skies""; ""ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS""; ""TABLE OF CONTENTS""; ""PREFACE""; ""Fifty Aircraft in Context""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""THE SILVER DART""; ""SOPWITH CAMEL""; ""VICKERS VIMY""; ""CURTISS JN-4 CANUCK""; ""VICKERS VEDETTE""; ""DE HAVILLAND 60 MOTH""; ""FORD TRIMOTOR""; ""THE R100""; ""NORTHROP DELTA""; ""SUPERMARINE STRANRAER""; ""AIRSPEED AS-10 OXFORD""; ""SHORTS SUNDERLAND""; ""HANDLEY PAGE HAMPDEN""; ""NOORDUYN NORSEMAN""; ""B-17 FLYING FORTRESS""; ""BOULTON PAUL DEFIANT""; ""HANDLEY PAGE HALIFAX""; ""CATALINA/CANSO""; ""HAWKER TYPHOON""; ""DE HAVILLAND 98 MOSQUITO"" ""CONSOLIDATED B-24 LIBERATOR""""NORTH AMERICAN MUSTANG""; ""AUSTER AOP""; ""DE HAVILLAND VAMPIRE""; ""AVRO C-102 JETLINER""; ""NORTH AMERICAN B-25 MITCHELL""; ""DE HAVILLAND COMET""; ""DE HAVILLAND CANADA BEAVER""; ""LOCKHEED NEPTUNE""; ""FAIRCHILD C-119""; ""McDONNELL BANSHEE""; ""SIKORSKY DRAGONFLY""; ""CANADAIR COSMO""; ""VERTOL H-21""; ""VICKERS VANGUARD""; ""CANADAIR DYNAVERT""; ""DE HAVILLAND CANADA CARIBOU""; ""DE HAVILLAND CANADATWIN OTTER""; ""McDONNELL CF-101 VOODOO""; ""DASSAULT FALCON""; ""CANADAIR WATER BOMBER""; ""BELL CH-135 HUEY""; ""DOUGLAS DC-9""; ""SIKORSKY SEA KING"" ""DE HAVILLAND CANADA DASH 8""""FOKKER F28""; ""DOUGLAS DC-10""; ""BELL CH-146 GRIFFON""; ""BOEING 767""; ""CH-149 CORMORANT""; ""Flying Canucks""; ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""AGAR, CARL C.""; ""BANNOCK, RUSSELL""; ""BARKER, WILLIAM GEORGE, VC""; ""BAZALGETTE, IAN WILLOUGHBY, VC""; ""BERRY, ARTHUR MASSEY (MATT)""; ""BEURLING, GEORGE FREDERICK (BUZZ)""; ""BISHOP, W.A. (BILLY), vc""; ""COLLISHAW, RAYMOND""; ""CURTISS, GLENN HAMMOND""; ""DICKINS, CLENNEL H. (PUNCH)""; ""ELLIS, FRANK H.""; ""FOWLER, WALTER Warren (WALT)""; ""GILBERT, WALTER EDWIN"" ""GODFREY, ALBERT EARL""""GRAHAM, STUART""; ""GRAY, ROBERT HAMPTON, VC""; ""HARTMAN, PAUL ALBERT""; ""HORNELL, DAVID ERNEST, VC""; ""MacGILL, ELSIE""; ""MacLAREN, DONALD RODERICK""; ""MAY, WILFRID REID (WOP)""; ""McCONACHIE, GEORGEWILLIAM (GRANT)""; ""McCURDY, JOHN ALEXANDER""; ""MacINNIS, GERALD LESTER""; ""MCKEE, JAMES DALZELL (DAL)""; ""MYNARSKI,ANDREW CHARLES, VC""; ""NOORDUYN, ROBERT B.CORNELIUS (BOB)""; ""OAKS, HAROLD ANTHONY (DOC)""; ""REID, THOMAS MAYNE (PAT)""; ""SIERS, THOMAS W. (TOMMY)""; ""STINSON, KATHERINE""; ""TUDHOPE, JOHN HENRY (Tuddy)""; ""TURNBULL, WALLACE RUPERT"" ""VACHON, J.P. ROMEO""""VACHON, IRENEE (PETE)""; ""WARD, Maxwell William (MAX)""; ""ZURAKOWSKI, JAN""; ""Flying Canucks II""; ""PETER PIGOTT""; ""Contents""; ""ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""LEONARD BIRCHALL""; ""THE SAVIOUR OF CEYLON""; ""ERROLL BOYD""; ""THE FIRST CANADIAN TO FLYTHE ATLANTIC""; ""â#x80;#x9C;BUSâ#x80;#x9D; DAVEY""; ""THE AIRMANâ#x80;#x99;S PRAYER""; ""AN AIRMANâ#x80;#x99;S PRAYER""; ""JAMES C. FLOYD""; ""AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER""; ""PHILIP CLARKE GARRATT""; ""OF DE HAVILLAND CANADA""; ""C.D. HOWE""; ""MISTER TRANS-CANADA AIRLINES""; ""â#x80;#x9C;BUCKâ#x80;#x9D; MCNAIR""; ""WORLD WAR II AIR ACE""; ""ROBERT RANDALL""
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From the Avro Arrow and the Silver Dart to the adventurers and visionaries who pushed Canadian airways to new heights, aviation expert Peter Pigott covers over a century of Canadian flight with his trademark breezy style in this special 7-book bundle full of incredible historical photographs.

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