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The lost pilots : the spectacular rise and scandalous fall of aviation's golden couple /

Mead, Corey (author.).

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Kershaw - Bethune Library 629.13 MEA (Text) 33255003500155 Adult New Book Available -

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  • ISBN: 1250109248
  • ISBN: 9781250109248
  • Physical Description: print
    viii, 273 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, 2018.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-264) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I. Red rose -- Bright young things ; A nimble liftoff -- Single-mined abandon -- Arrival -- Part II. A new world -- Grand welcomes -- Flying solo -- A change in fortune -- To Miami -- Future unknown -- Mental agony -- Eager, drunken love -- The tortures of the damned -- A ,man of many secrets -- A terrible thing -- Forgeries -- The scarlet woman -- Part III. Flight to nowhere -- Those dim days of the past that are dead -- A tissue of lies -- American justice is all wet -- The man from Auburn -- The verdict -- A tragic figure -- This period of agony -- Epilogue: The past reaches out.
Summary, etc.: Set during the roaring twenties, Corey Mead's The Lost Pilots is the saga of two star crossed pilots who soar to the greatest heights of fame, tailspin into scandal and crime, and go the ultimate lengths for a chance at redemption. --
Subject: Scandals
Man-woman relationships
Women air pilots Australia Biography
Air pilots Great Britain Biography
Miller, Jessie Keith
Lancaster, Bill 1898-1933
Genre: Biographies.
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