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The Man Who Wasn’t Lindbergh (Summer 2006)


A Brooklyn scrap dealer nearly beat the Lone Eagle to Paris in 1927.

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Authors & Contributors
Crouch, Tom D.
Wolverton, Mark
Cole, Wayne S.
Kessner, Thomas
Smith-Daugherty, Rhonda
Meyer, Alan D.
American Heritage of Invention and Technology
Air Power History
Technology and Culture
National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Oxford University Press
The Johns Hopkins University Press
William Morrow
University of Nebraska Press
World War II
Air pilots
Airships; dirigibles
Transatlantic flights
Lindbergh, Charles Augustus
Cochrane, Jacqueline
Earhart, Amelia
Ocker, William C.
Wellman, Walter
Fokker, Anthony Herman Gerard
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
19th century
United States
Arctic regions
Midwestern states (U.S.)
Pratt & Whitney Company
Transcontinental Air Transport
United States Navy

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