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Sagittarius rising.

Author: Cecil Lewis
Publisher: London, P. Davies, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [2d ed.]View all editions and formats
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"The author looks back on his charmed existence as a flying ace during the Great War, and afterwards as a pilot instructor in Peking. The book conveys vividly the thrills of flight in those flimsy machines, the hazards, the courtesies and the mortal danger of war in the air."
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, English
Named Person: Cecil Lewis; Cecil Lewis
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cecil Lewis
OCLC Number: 2746083
Description: [10] 332 pages 21 cm

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"The author looks back on his charmed existence as a flying ace during the Great War, and afterwards as a pilot instructor in Peking. The book conveys vividly the thrills of flight in those flimsy machines, the hazards, the courtesies and the mortal danger of war in the air."

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