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Record title

Taking to the skies : daredevils, heroes and hijackings Australian flying stories from the Catalina to the Jumbo / Jim Eames.

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G 2014/3396 , H 2014/1629

Record identifier

74VKvMApvZPy

Taking to the skies : daredevils, heroes and hijackings Australian flying stories from the Catalina to the Jumbo / Jim Eames.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKvMApvZPy

Taking to the skies : daredevils, heroes and hijackings Australian flying stories from the Catalina to the Jumbo / Jim Eames.

Full title

Taking to the skies : daredevils, heroes and hijackings Australian flying stories from the Catalina to the Jumbo / Jim Eames.

Author / Creator

Publisher

Sydney Allen & Unwin, 2014.

Call Numbers

G 2014/3396 , H 2014/1629

Record Identifier

74VKvMApvZPy

Language

English

Formats

Physical Description

Contents

vi, 345 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.

Content type

text

still image

Media type

unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

Sydney Allen & Unwin, 2014.

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

From the ridiculous to the downright dangerous, the story of Australian aviation is full of tales of adventure and nation building. It is also a story about tragedy and eccentric characters with wild larrikin spirits. Jim Eames has lived flying and aviation just about all his life and brings together in this surprising, fascinating and sometimes ve...

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Full title

Taking to the skies : daredevils, heroes and hijackings Australian flying stories from the Catalina to the Jumbo / Jim Eames.

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Includes bibliographical references.

Date Published

2014.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Date Copyright

©2014.

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

G 2014/3396 , H 2014/1629

Record Identifier

74VKvMApvZPy

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKvMApvZPy

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ISBN

9781743315941 (paperback)

DDC

387.70994

MMS ID

991021476999702626

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