1 edition of Fighting pilots. found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||D785 .P7|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||207|
|LC Control Number||61059581|
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From the brilliant individualists who flew in the First World War to the tough and dedicated bomber crews of the Second, this is the story of Canadian airmen and their remarkable contribution to the war effort. In an incredibly well-researched new book, Fighting For Space: Two Pilots and Their Historic Battle For Female Spaceflight, space historian Amy.
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By Teitel, Amy Shira, author. (based on Goodreads ratings) Genre Biographies. Published by Grand Central Publishing, New York. ISBN Bib Id Edition First edition. Description.First published in the s and long out of print, Edmund Cosgrove recounts the lives of Canada’s outstanding pilots and their exploits in the two world wars.
From the brilliant individualists who flew in the First World War to the tough and dedicated bomber crews of the Second, this is the story of Canadian airmen and their remarkable contribution to the war effort.
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