Titre : The Man Who Flew the Memphis Belle.
Éditeur : (2001) Dutton,, (New York):
Date d'édition : 2001
Reliure : Hardcover
Edition : First Edition..
octavo, (viii), (390)pp. Illustrated with photographs. A powerful chronicle of loyalty, love, and heroism under fire, this is the unforgettable memoir of a member of the Greatest Generation who fought in America's greatest battles-and of the war one man waged both in and out of the skies. High-spirited young Robert Morgan was transformed from a fast-living, privileged playboy who grew up hobnobbing with the Vanderbilts into a steel-nerved pilot forged in the cauldron of World War II's most dangerous and desperate aerial encounters. This is the triumphant tale of that transformation-and of the plane and crew that never failed to bring him back home.This copy is inscribed by Morgan on the page "To Dave Best Wishes Robert 11/7 -". Laid into the book is the original sales slip for this copy, a full color photograph of Morgan at a signing in New Hampshire, and one of Morgan's business cards. A very fine copy. boards in pictorial dust jacket. N° de réf. du libraire 25053
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