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Great battles of World War I : in the air

Author: Frank C Platt
Publisher: New York : Weathervane Books ; New York : [Distributed by Crown Pubs.], [1966]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The pioneering airmen of World War I were to become the greatest individual heroes in the history of modern war. Enemy or ally, they were accorded the same honors by an admiring world. This unique anthology records the personal experiences of these first airborne fighters. - Jacket flap.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Named Person: William Avery Bishop; William Mitchell; Eddie Rickenbacker; William Avery Bishop; William Mitchell; Eddie Rickenbacker
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank C Platt
OCLC Number: 4081921
Description: 206 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Bishop of the eagle eye / A. Roy Brown --
Flying to kill / Alan Hynd --
Chivalry in the air / William Bishop --
Rickenbacker : the ace of the American expeditionary force / General William Mitchell --
Leaves from my war diary / General William Mitchell.
Responsibility: compiled by Frank C. Platt.

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The pioneering airmen of World War I were to become the greatest individual heroes in the history of modern war. Enemy or ally, they were accorded the same honors by an admiring world. This unique anthology records the personal experiences of these first airborne fighters. - Jacket flap.

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