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6 edition of flying circus found in the catalog.

flying circus

Pacific war-1943-as seen through a bombsite

by Wright, Jim

  • 74 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Lyons Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Pacific Area.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wright, Jim, 1922-,
    • United States. Army Air Forces. Bomb Group (H), 380th.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • Bombardiers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames C. Wright.
      GenrePersonal narratives, American., Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD790.253 380th .W74 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3393112M
      ISBN 101592286569
      LC Control Number2005002974

      : Fighting the Flying Circus: First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author, Capt. Edward V. Rickenbacker: ÒIn appreciation of your confidence, Capt. E.V. Rickenbacker.Ó Very good lightly used copy with very minor splitting at front fold and some slight darkening to the spine with a touch of fraying to the corners and with a couple of tiny tears to the cloth at the top and Book Edition: 1st Edition.   The award-winning, national bestselling author of Whistling Past the Graveyard sends an unlikely trio on an exhilarating adventure high above the American Midwest of the s in a spirited, "entertaining surprise" (Publishers Weekly) of a novel in league with Water for .

      Eddie Rickenbacker: "Fighting the Flying Circus" & "Seven Came Through" He began his career as an auto racer, gaining international fame by competing in the Indianapolis four times, earning the nickname "Fast Eddie.". This book was written in and tells of his life flying planes during WWI. He was a WW1 ace and won the Medal of Honor as well as awards from France and England. He also wrote a book about his survival in a life raft after being shot down during WW11 his crew was at the time the longest survivors ever recovered alive in WW

      Get this from a library! The flying circus. [Susan Crandall] -- "From the bestselling and award-winning author of Whistling Past the Graveyard comes an adventure tale about two daredevils and a farm boy who embark on the journey of a lifetime across America's.   The background flavor of THE FLYING CIRCUS offers a colorful and engaging set against which the challenges of the lives they are living now and have lived before come into conflict. The period details are rich and compelling, and the careful dissemination of information about the characters and their individual unique properties makes the book.


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