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The Famous Fliers' Wall of the Mission Inn
 

The Famous Fliers' Wall of the Mission Inn

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Author: Walter P. Parks. Artwork by Lloyd Harshman.

Publisher: Self published.

Description: Hardcover with dust jacket. 266 pages. "First Edition" so stated on the copyright page. Signed by the author on the half-title page.

Date: 1986

Condition: Some light shelf wear.

Dust Jacket: Some shelf wear and scuffing.

Contents: When this book was published it had been fifty-two years since three pairs of copper wings were placed on the wall outside the Saint Francis Chapel at The Mission Inn of Riverside, California. Etched into the wings were the signatures of three of the most prominent military fliers of that time.

At the time of publication this number had grown to 141 fliers including Orville Wright, Eddie Rickenbacker, Hap Arnold, Jimmie Doolittle, Amelia Earhart, John Glenn, and Chuck Yeager to name a few. This book tells the stories of each of those fliers and how they were selected to be on the wall. Illustrated with photographs. Indexed by name.
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