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World War I flying ace

Richard Mueller

World War I flying ace

by Richard Mueller

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Published by Bantam in Toronto, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Richard Mueller ; illustrated by George Pratt
SeriesTime machine -- 24
ContributionsPratt, George, Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1683 vol. 27
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p. :
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24501836M
ISBN 100553272314
LC Control Number00515881
OCLC/WorldCa18039382

  Book Snoopy and the Red Baron. Charles Schulz introduced Snoopy as the World War I Flying Ace in , and over the decades the Flying Ace has become one of Snoopy’s most recognizable personas. This traveling exhibition from the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center.   A couple of dozen of the P Mustangs still flying are at EAA AirVenture this week along with World War II triple ace Bud Anderson.

ARLINGTON, Va. (AFNS) -- The World War II flying ace looked wide-eyed at the instrument panel of an F Lightning II simulator, as a pilot hovered the virtual fighter jet above a warship and safely landed it. “It’s so much beyond my comprehension,” Tom "Ginger" Neil, Britain’s highest-scoring living ace, said of the aircraft’s fifth generation design, which also has stealth features. Flying Aces of World War 1 by Gurney, Gene and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

Can you determine which events occurred during World War I and which occurred during World War II? Can you determine which events occurred during World War I and which occurred during World War II? Test your knowledge on this history quiz to see how you do and compare your score to others. From Decem to Ap , the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum presented “Snoopy as the World War I Flying Ace.” This traveling exhibit included 29 high-resolution iris prints of Schulz’s original designs for Snoopy as a World War I ace.


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