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War birds : the diary of a Great War pilot

Author: Elliott White Springs; Clayton Knight
Publisher: Barnsley, S. Yorkshire : Frontline Books, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A vivid and uncompromising personal account of the war in the air on the Western Front written by one of a rare breed of US volunteers that served with the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Air Force.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Diaries
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: John MacGavock Grider; John MacGavock Grider
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elliott White Springs; Clayton Knight
ISBN: 1473879590 9781473879591
OCLC Number: 992540222
Notes: "First printed as War Birds : Diary of an Unknown Aviator by John Hamilton Ltd., May 1927"--Title page verso.
Description: xxxv, 258 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Elliott White Springs ; drawings by Clayton Knight ; annotations by Lieutentant Horace Fulford ; introduction by Mark Hillier.

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"If you want to know what being a young pilot in 1918 was really like, this is the book you need."--Airscape (06/01/2017) "This is a most impressive new edition of one of World War I aviation's Read more...

 
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