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Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed /

Main Author: Ross, John F.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2014
Edition: First edition.
Subjects:
Contents: Map of the Western Front -- Map of Chateau-Thierry -- Map of Saint-Mihiel -- Map of the Mease-Argonne -- Introduction: When a man faces death -- Book I: Racing -- Love at first sight -- A most dangerous job -- Death on the track -- Aeroplane vs. automobile -- New order of terrors -- Book II: Flying -- Storm clouds overhead -- Flying lessons -- A steep learning curve -- Aircraft morph into deadly weapons -- Book III: Fighting -- First blood -- When giants fall -- Race to ace -- The Germans strike back -- A secret counteroffensive -- Squadron command -- Book IV: Immortality -- Plane crash -- Triumph of will.
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Library Location Call Number Status
Ripon Adult New Nonfiction 940.44973 Ross Available
Green Lake (Caestecker) Adult New Nonfiction--Local Hold 940.4 Ros Due: 09/12/2014
Menasha Adult New Nonfiction 940.44 R82e Available
Oshkosh Adult New Nonfiction B R5395r Due: 09/30/2014

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