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Roscoe Turner Aviation's Master Showman

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ISBN-10: 1560987987

ISBN-13: 9781560987987

Edition: 1999

Authors: Carroll V. Glines, James H. Doolittle

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The 1920s and 1930s were the golden age of aviation in America. No one personified this era better than Roscoe Turner. With his waxed moustache, polished boots, riding breeches and pet lion, he was just the kind of character aviation needed.
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press
Publication date: 10/17/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 340
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Foreword
The Boy from Corinth
Balloons to Barnstorming
Flying the S-29-A
Hell's Angels and Nevada Airlines
Flying with Gilmore
Winning the Bendix and Thompson Trophies
The Turner-Pangborn-Nichols Team
The Race to Melbourne
Roscoe's Flying Corps and the Turner Special
Winning the Thompson Trophy--Again
The Roscoe Turner Aeronautical Corporation
The Crusade for Air Power
Appendix
Notes
Index