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George Owen Squier : U.S. Army Major General, Inventor, Aviation Pioneer, Founder of Muzak.

Author: Paul W Clark; Laurence A Lyons
Publisher: Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Major General George Owen Squier was a remarkable man. During the 1920s and 30s, he was one of the most famous men in America and abroad, as a scientist, soldier, military strategist, electrical communications expert and inventor, aeronautical pioneer, diplomat, and philanthropist. He rose from humble beginnings in the countryside of Michigan to the position of Chief Signal Officer of the United States Army. He led  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: George Owen Squier; George Owen Squier
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul W Clark; Laurence A Lyons
ISBN: 9781476615578 1476615578 9780786476350 0786476354
OCLC Number: 879947624
Description: 1 online resource (293 pages)

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Major General George Owen Squier was a remarkable man. During the 1920s and 30s, he was one of the most famous men in America and abroad, as a scientist, soldier, military strategist, electrical communications expert and inventor, aeronautical pioneer, diplomat, and philanthropist. He rose from humble beginnings in the countryside of Michigan to the position of Chief Signal Officer of the United States Army. He led the effort in World War I to equip the United States and its allies with American made airplanes and engines, an effort which started slowly but at the time of the Armistice was rap.

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