Wings Across the Pacific

1099,- Kč

Autor: Terry Gwynn-Jones
Strany: 256
ISBN: 9780887407437

Wings Across the Pacific tells the epic struggle of the generation of pilots who made the dream of crossing the Pacific, a reality. The feats of Lindbergh and others who crossed the Atlantic have been more celebrated. But the Pacific was to flying what Everest was to mountain climbing: the biggest, most implacable, most irresistible challenge on earth. To fly the Pacific meant aiming for tiny islands amid seventy million square miles of ocean, and the slightest mechanical failure - or error of judgment - could mean a watery grave. Amelia Earhart is only one of many who vanished into the Pacific without a trace.

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  • Kód: 9780887407437
  • Výrobce: Schiffer Books

Tento produkt byl přidán dne Středa 05. listopad 2008.

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