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Empire of the air: Juan Trippe and the struggle for World Airways.

Josephson, Matthew

Empire of the air: Juan Trippe and the struggle for World Airways.

by Josephson, Matthew

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Published by Arno Press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trippe, J. T. 1899-,
  • Pan American World Airways, inc.,
  • Aeronautics, Commercial -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLiterature and history of aviation
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL540.T7 J6 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 236 p.
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4584092M
    ISBN 100405037686
    LC Control Number77169422

      Empire of the Air: Aviation and the American Ascendancy by Jennifer Van Vleck, Empire of the Air: Juan Trippe and the Struggle for World Airways by Matthew Josephson, Flying the Oceans: A Pilot's Story of Pan Am, by Horace Brock, Josephson, Mathew, Empire of the Air: Juan Trippe and the Struggle for World Airways, New York: Harcourt Brace, Maxon, Terry, "Burdened by Expense of Pan Am Move, Delta Air Lines Adjusts to Lean Times," Journal of Commerce and Commercial, Aug , p. 3B.

    Empire of the Air: Juan Trippe and the Struggle for World Airways by Mathew Josephson, New York, Harcourt Brace, ; Flying the Oceans: A Pilot ’ s Story of Pan Am by Horace Brock, New York, Jason Aronson, ; Crosswinds: An Airman ’ s Memoir by Najeeb E. Halaby, New York, Doubleday, ; The Perilous Sky: U.S. Aviation Diplomacy and.   From the flights of the Wright brothers through the mass journeys of the jet age, airplanes inspired Americans to reimagine their nation's place within the world. Now, Jenifer Van Vleck reveals the central role commercial aviation played in the United States' rise to global preeminence in the twentieth century. As U.S. military and economic influence grew, the federal government partnered with.

    Look to the skies today — it’s # NationalAviationDay!We’re hearkenin g back to the golden age of air travel and saluting Juan Terry Trippe (), Green-Wood permanent resident and airline entrepreneur. Trippe founded Pan American Airways in and built the company up to be the most prominent airline of the Twentieth Century. Still having merit is Matthew Josephson, Empire of the Air: Juan Trippe and the Struggle For World Airways (New York: Harcourt, Brace, ). An excellent review of this study can be found in Allan Spalding, “Baron of the Airways,” New Republic CX (June. 5, .


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