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An American Adventure; From Early Aviation Through Three Wars to the White House by William Lloyd Stearman - 1st Edition - 2012 - from Walnut Valley Books/Books by White (SKU: 011087)

An American Adventure; From Early Aviation Through Three Wars to the White House

An American Adventure; From Early Aviation Through Three Wars to the White House by William Lloyd Stearman - 1st Edition - 2012 - from Walnut Valley Books/Books by White (SKU: 011087)
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An American Adventure; From Early Aviation Through Three Wars to the White House

by William Lloyd Stearman

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ISBN 10
1591148278
ISBN 13
9781591148272
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Annapolis, MD: Rodale Press, 2012 Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD. 2012. Hardcover. First Printing by Line Number. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: As New. DJ: As New. Blue boards with black overlay on the spine with bright silver lettering on the spine. 264 pp 8vo. This autobiography provides a unique window on early aviation, combat in the Pacific during World War II, life as a diplomat behind the Iron Curtain, the Vietnam War, and the complexity of national security decision making in the White House over a period spanning almost two decades. The son of aviation pioneer Lloyd Stearman of Lockheed Aircraft Corporation. Includes and analysis of why we could and should have won in Vietnam and how we betrayed our Vietnamese allies. A clean pristine copy.

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Bookseller
Walnut Valley Books/Books by White US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
011087
Title
An American Adventure; From Early Aviation Through Three Wars to the White House
Author
William Lloyd Stearman
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
As New
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1591148278
ISBN 13
9781591148272
Publisher
Rodale Press
Place of Publication
Annapolis, MD
Date published
2012
Keywords
Stearman Aircraft, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, World War II, Vietnam, National Security Council at the White House, U.S. Navy, Cold War, diplomat, Soviet Union, Iowa-class Battleships, Reagan Administration, White House, National Security Council, dipl
Bookseller catalogs
Autobiography; Cold War;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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About Walnut Valley Books/Books by White

Our SUMMER SALE is on through May 28, 2021 with 20% discounts on all books in our inventory. Walnut Valley Books is a small independent home-based business with the bulk of my holdings being of an American military nature covering everything from the Revolutionary War to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. I also have holdings of books on the Middle East, the southwestern United States (New Mexico especially, Kansas related titles, Oklahoma related titles, and other regionally specialized books. All of my holdings are hand-selected to be good quality books of interest to the reader, historian, or the collector. In addition to the above, you will also find a wide range of other topics such as Medical, US History, autobiographical, biographical, sports, women's studies, and many other eclectic topics.

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