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Biggles learns to fly

Author: W E Johns
Publisher: London : Red Fox, 1992, ©1935.
Series: Biggles : First World War, 1.; Biggles.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the hostile skies over World-War-I France, airmen die in their thousands as they battle it out in their flimsy crafts. Biggles - aged 17 and with less that 15 hours' flying experience - is sent to tackle the enemy in what often seem suicidal missions.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W E Johns
ISBN: 0099938200 9780099938200
OCLC Number: 877262655
Notes: Originally published: London : Boy's Friend Library, 1935.
Description: 204 p. ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Biggles : First World War, 1.; Biggles.
Responsibility: W.E. Johns.

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He tilted the machine on to its side, holding up his nose with the throttle, and commenced to slip wing-tip first towards the ground. This is the story of the very beginning - of the Air Service and  Read more...

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