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Douglas Bader; a biography

By: Jackson, Robert

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Arthur Barker Ltd.: 1983

Seller ID: 17541

ISBN: 021316857X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows light edge wear, previous owner's name on inside front board. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.21 X 6.30 X 1.02 inches; 170 pages; The biography of the reknowned pilot and World War II ace, who accomplished more than his airmen contemporaries despite having lost both legs due to an aviation crash in 1932. View more info

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The Wright Brothers

By: McCullough, David

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2015

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19363

ISBN: 1476728747

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Plates; 9.2 X 6.6 X 1.4 inches; 320 pages; "On a winter day in 1903, in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, two unknown brothers from Ohio changed history. But it would take the world some time to believe what had happened: the age of flight had begun, with the first heavier-than-air, powered machine carrying a pilot. Who were these men and how was it that they achieved what they did? David McCullough, two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize, tells the surprising, profoundly American story of Wilbur and Orville ... View more info