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The Millionaire's Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented America's Air Might

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The Millionaire's Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented America's Air Might - Wortman, Marc
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In 1916, just thirteen years after the Wright brothers' first flight, a group of twenty-eight college students, nearly all of them from Yale, decided to try the new sport of motorized flight and formed a campus flying club. The boys had more than fun in mind. Believing that America would soon enter the war raging in Europe, they wanted to help their woefully unprepared nation (which at the time had an air force smaller than Bulgaria's) ready itself for what was sure to be a hard fight. Most were just teenagers, but they ...

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The Millionaire's Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented America's Air Might 2013, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780230768567

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The Millionaires' Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Air Power 2007, PublicAffairs

ISBN-13: 9781586484446

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The Millionaire's Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented America's Air Might 2007, Pan Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780330440172

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The Millionaires' Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Airpower 2006, PublicAffairs, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781586483289

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The Millionaire's Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented America's Air Power 2006, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9781405053846

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The Millionaires' Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Air Power 2006, Tantor Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781400102501

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The Millionaires' Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Air Power 2006, Tantor Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781400132508

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