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Jean Batten : the Garbo of the skies

Author: Ian Mackersey
Publisher: London : Warner Books, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on secret memoirs found after Jean Batten's death and on hundreds of interviews with people who knew her, this biography reveals much about the aviator star of the 1930s, whose sudden  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jean Batten; Jean Batten
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Mackersey
ISBN: 0708853323 9780708853320 0751530190 9780751530193
OCLC Number: 26635712
Notes: New Zealand author.
Originally published: Auckland, [N.Z.] : Macdonald, 1990.
Reprinted 1999.
Description: xi, 465 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ian Mackersey.

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