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Non-Stop: A Turbulent History of Northwest Airlines

Jack El-Hai
Format
Book
Published
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2013]
Language
English
ISBN
9780816674459 (jc : alk. paper), 0816674450 (jc : alk. paper), 9780816674466 (pbk. : alk. paper), 0816674469 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • The romance of aviation, the perils of a business
  • No runways, no problem
  • Pulled into the modern age
  • Lithe man with a bright smile
  • Adventures in scale and efficiency
  • Planes longer than the flight at Kitty Hawk
  • One whammy after another
  • The decade that lasted a lifetime
  • Broke and vanishing fast
  • The history of Northwest Airlines.
Description
viii, 291 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 x 29 cm
Notes
Includes index.
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