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Conquerors of the sky

Author: Thomas J Fleming
Publisher: New York, NY : TOR, 2004, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st mass market edView all editions and formats
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In a way only Thomas Fleming can, Conquerors of the Sky captures the poignant history of the battle to control the skies. Three men, each with a true love of flight, set out with money, brains and brawn to run this new industry, an industry that will change the way man will travel, do business, and fight wars.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas J Fleming
ISBN: 0765342170 9780765342171
OCLC Number: 55627717
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Originally published: New York : Forge, ©2003.
Description: 760 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Thomas Fleming.

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From the clumsy, fabric covered planes of 1911 to the stealth fighters, this novel takes an insider's journey into the lives and loves, the hopes and heartbreaks, of the men and women who make  Read more...

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