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Wings across Canada : an illustrated history of Canadian aviation

by Peter Pigott

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A gorgeous tribute to Canada's storied aviation history. And this our 100th year of flight - it makes me very proud! ( )
  clamato | Jul 23, 2009 |
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From the eccentric Fairey Battle to the lethal-looking CF-18, from modern airliners that have no defects (and no character) to the classic North Star (which had both), here is the ultimate line-up of the aircraft that have served Canadians in the last century. With over one hundred photographs of fifty historic planes, Wings Across Canada is a retrospective of Canada's aeronautical technology. This book does not compare the planes, nor claim that all are "classics" in the traditional sense of the word. Instead, it is a celebration of a love affair with aircraft that all served a purpose in their own time.… (more)

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