Aviator Extraordinary The Sidney Cotton Story
1969. First edition. No Inscriptions.A Fine copy of this highly collectible book in near fine unclipped dust jacket. Clean, tight & bright - not foxed, not tanned, not torn, not library book. "The story [as told to Ralph Barker] of a famous Queenslander: Airman, Inventor....He helped win the War with a Camera". Fifteen pages of photographs includes aircraft, military, aerial shots, maps, portraits, family photos & more. Chapters include Learning to Fly; With the Royal Naval Air Service; Winter in Newfoundland; Engine Failure over the Ice-floes; The Courtland Expedition; The Secret Flights; The Fall of France; The Last Look at Nazi Germany; The Fight for Hyderabad & much, much more! 297 pp protected by archival sleeve.
Author: Barker, Ralph
Published: 1969 Chatto & Windus London
Edition: First edition
Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Binding condition: Fine