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Fighting the flying circus

Author: Eddie Rickenbacker; John Pruden; Hoopla digital.
Publisher: [United States] : Tantor Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Captain Eddie V. Rickenbacker, originally from Ohio, was best known as one of the commanders of the 94th "Hat-in-the-Ring" Squadron, a crack unit of pilots that included many former members of the famed Lafayette Escadrille. The 94th ended the war in France with the highest number of air victories of any American squadron. Captain Rickenbacker later belonged to an association of pilots and Great War air veterans  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Eddie Rickenbacker; Eddie Rickenbacker
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Eddie Rickenbacker; John Pruden; Hoopla digital.
ISBN: 9781452626956 1452626952
OCLC Number: 974308946
Cast: Read by John Pruden.
Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (10 hr., 30 min.))
Responsibility: Eddie V. Rickenbacker.
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Captain Eddie V. Rickenbacker, originally from Ohio, was best known as one of the commanders of the 94th "Hat-in-the-Ring" Squadron, a crack unit of pilots that included many former members of the famed Lafayette Escadrille. The 94th ended the war in France with the highest number of air victories of any American squadron. Captain Rickenbacker later belonged to an association of pilots and Great War air veterans who, in the years immediately following the Second World War, invited many of the new "young" aces from the Pacific and European theaters for informal lectures. These men never lost their keen interest in aviation.

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