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PILOTS:  CANADIAN STORIES FROM THE COCKPIT., Melady, John.

Author Name    Melady, John.

Title   PILOTS: CANADIAN STORIES FROM THE COCKPIT.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Toronto McClelland & Stewart 1989

ISBN Number    0771058632 / 9780771058639

Seller ID   20909

269 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H). B&w photographs. "This is the story of flying in Canada - told by the men and women who have lived it, the pilots. The story begins with John McCurdy's history-making flight in the 'Silver Dart' over the frozen shores of Lake Bras d'Or, Baddeck, in 1909, and moves through the years, documenting the landmark flights, retelling the yarns and lore of flying, and introducing the heroes - the famous and the unsung." Very light soiling on fore-edge of textblock, light creasing at top/bottom of spine, minor edge wear. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, light wrinkling at top of front panel - minor elsewhere, minor scuff on spine.

Air  Pilots,  Canadian,  Canada,  Aeronautics,  Flight,  Punch  Dickins,  MacAlpine,  Bush,  World  War  I,  II,  Korean,  Korea,  Vietnam,  Jets,  F-18,  John  McCurdy,  Silver  Dart,  Wop  May,  Billy  Bishop,  Roy  Brown,  Raymond  Collishaw,  Mel  Alexander,  Max  Ward,  Aklavik,  Northwest  Territories,  Baden-Soellingen,  Baker  Lake,  Barren  Lands,  Judy  Cameron,  Gord  Diamond,  Clennell  Haggerston  Dickins,  Edmonton,  Joan  Gordon,  Albert  Johnson,  C.D.H.  MacAlpine,  Steve  Monroe,  Bob  Norris,  Marion  Orr,  Ottawa,  Bob  Pearson,  Rob  Porter,  Royal  Canadian  Air  Force,  RCAF,  Royal  Navy  Air  Service,  RNAS,  Royal  Flying  Corps,  Search  And  Rescue,  Toronto,  Trenton,  United  States  Air  Force,  USAF,  Vancouver,  Winnipeg,  Yellowknife,  Jan  Zurakowski,  Biography,  Bush  Pilots. 

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