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Lindbergh (Paperback)

By Berg, A. Scott

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Lindbergh was the first solo pilot to cross the Atlantic non-stop from New York to Paris, in 1927. This awe-inspiring fight made him the most celebrated men of his day-a romantic symbol of the new aviation age. However, tragedy struck in 1932, where his baby was kidnapped and fou...nd dead. The unbearable trial forced Lindbergh into exile in England and France. However, his soon fasciation and involvement with the Nazi regime, resulted in public opinion turning against him. His life was at the forefront of pioneering research in aeronautics and rocketry. Also, his wife became one of the century's leading feminist voices. This biography explores the 'golden couple who have been considered 'American royalty.
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ISBN 9781471130076
Released NZ 10 Sep 2013
Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781471130076
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
Imprint Simon & Schuster Ltd
Released 10 Sep 2013
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Berg, A. Scott
Category Biography & Autobiography
Aviation Skills / Piloting
Number of Pages 640
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 43mm
Dewey Code 629.13092
Weight 501g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Biography: General
ONIX Text General/trade