Cover of: The flight of the century by Thomas Kessner

The flight of the century

Charles Lindbergh & the rise of American aviation

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

"You're your own boss"
Acolyte of the air, 1924-1926
Aviation takes flight
Intricate perfection
Flight of the century
"Vive Lindbergh!" "vive l'Americain!"
Launching aviation
Airship diplomacy
Turning a corner
"We, now a trio".

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series Pivotal moments in American history
Genre Biography, History


Dewey Decimal Class 629.130092, B
Library of Congress TL540.L5 K385 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination xx, 313 p.
Number of pages 342

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24098839M
ISBN 13 9780195320190
LC Control Number 2010006082

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