The Big Hop

The Big Hop

The North Atlantic Air Race

Book - 2008
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"Newfoundland and Labrador played a pivotal role in the history of aviation from 1919 until the end of the Cold War. From Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart, to the first passengers planes and the Second World War, The Big Hop tells the stories of those who risked their lives to fly across the Atlantic Ocean. "--Publisher's website.
Publisher: St. John's, N.L. : Boulder Publications, 2008
Branch Call Number: 629.1309718 W689b

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