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Flying the Frontiers: A Half-Million Hours of Aviation Adventure by  Shirlee Smith Matheson - First Canadian Edition 1st Printing - 1994 - from Post Horizon Booksellers (IOBA) (SKU: 039442)

Flying the Frontiers: A Half-Million Hours of Aviation Adventure

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Flying the Frontiers: A Half-Million Hours of Aviation Adventure

by Matheson, Shirlee Smith

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Calgary, AB, Canada: Fifth House Publishers, 1994. First Canadian Edition 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. x, 213pp. Illustrated w bw photographs in text. Gift inscription on half-title page. Blue boards w bronze lettering on spine. No wear to covers or spine. Colour illustrated DJ clean and without wear, preserved in archival cover.

Flying the Frontiers tells of an era that has all but disappeared, and of people whose careers spanned the pioneer age in aviation. Their stories are enhanced by more than 70 personal photos that depict the planes they flew and the territory they covered


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Flying the Frontiers: A Half-Million Hours of Aviation Adventure
Matheson, Shirlee Smith
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
First Canadian Edition 1st Printing
Fifth House Publishers
Place of Publication
Calgary, AB, Canada
Date Published
Bush pilots - Canada - History. Bush pilots - Canada - Anecdotes. Aeronautics - Canada - History NOISBN History, General
Bookseller catalogs
Canadian History;
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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