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Eddie Rickenbacker, young racer and flyer

Kathryn Cleven Sisson

Eddie Rickenbacker, young racer and flyer

by Kathryn Cleven Sisson

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973 -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973.,
    • Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Air pilots, Military.,
    • Automobile racing drivers.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of an automobile racer and pilot who contributed a great deal towards the growth of military and commercial aviation in the United States.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 198.

      Statementby Catherine Cleven ; illustrated by Fred M. Irvin.
      SeriesChildhood of famous Americans, Childhood of famous Americans series.
      ContributionsIrvin, Fred M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL540.R53 C56
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p. :
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5053558M
      LC Control Number74015576

      America’s World War I flying ace, winner of the Medal of Honor, and racecar driver Eddie Rickenbacker’s first attempt at flight was riding his bicycle off the roof while holding an umbrella. Young Eddie, whose parents were Swiss immigrants, grew up in the Midwest in the early 20th century, worked hard to help support his family, but found time to build a “pushmobile,” experience a. Eddie Rickenbacker, Young Racer and Flyer by Cathrine Seward Cleven School & Library Binding from MacMillan Pub Co Out of Print - Try Used Books. The modern air racers in 3-views, by Charles A. Mendenhall Unknown Binding from Pylon Publications Out of Print - Try Used Books. Reno: Air Racing Unlimited (Osprey Colour Series) by Nigel Moll.

      13 part serial base on the comic strip character Ace Drummond created by WWI flying Ace Eddie Rickenbacker. favorite favorite (1 reviews) Topics: Serial, Cliffhanger, Ace Drumm 13K Joan Capdevila Nogués (), a Catalan independent filmmaker. World War I flying ace Eddie Rickenbacker’s first attempt at flight was riding his bicycle off the roof while holding an umbrella! Growing up in the Midwest in the early s, young Eddie, whose parents were Swiss immigrants, worked hard to help support his family but found time to build a “pushmobile,” experience a thrilling ride in a “horseless carriage,” and come face-to-face.

      Apr 1, - Eddie Rickenbacker was a famous racecar driver and WWI flying ace. After the war he was vice-president of a company that produced a car named the Rickenbacker. See more ideas about Eddie rickenbacker, Flying ace, Wwi pins. Americas World War I flying ace, winner of the Medal of Honor, and racecar driver Eddie Rickenbackers first attempt at flight was riding his bicycle off the roof while holding an umbrella. Young Eddie, whose parents were Swiss immigrants, grew up in the Midwest in the early 20th century, worked hard to help support his family, but found time to build a pushmobile,” experience a thrilling.


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