Sustineo alas or, Keep them flying by Eric P. Dundatscheck

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Published by ERISYS in Half Moon Bay, Calif .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Dundatscheck, Eric P.,
  • United States. Army Air Forces -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
  • Airplanes -- Maintenance and repair.,
  • Aviation mechanics (Persons) -- United States -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Eric P. Dundatscheck.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD790 .D85 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1448062M
ISBN 100963649701
LC Control Number93090390

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“The winged gospel” is not my invention but rather a phrase that’s found very often in the aviation literature.

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