The rogue aviator

in the back alleys of aviation by Ace Abbott

Publisher: iUniverse in New York

Written in English
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  • Air pilots,
  • Biography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesIn the back alleys of aviation
StatementAce Abbott
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 175 pages :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26343021M
ISBN 101440156646, 1440156638
ISBN 109781440156649, 9781440156632
OCLC/WorldCa610005074

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Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name/5(2). The cover of my book The Rogue Aviator has a picture of an F-4 Phantom.

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(this statement was the finale’ for when I left the Air Force) Also, despite his roguish nature, 25 civilian employers hired the guy in the Dress Blues.