Air Transport World


An Airman, his Aircraft, and his Great Flights, R.E.G., Davies, illustrations by Mike Machat, 56 pages, indexed and illustrated with photos, color airplane profiles, maps and tables, Paladwr Press, 1906 Wilson Lane, #101, McLean, Va. 22102. $30, available through Airways Collection, Sandpoint, Idaho.

In Charles Lindbergh, An Airman, his Aircraft, and his Great Flights, Davies has made a meaningful contribution to the collection of books about Lindbergh. Hundreds of books have been written about Lindbergh, perhaps history's most famous aviator, some by Lindbergh him, self, others by his author wife, Anne Morrow Lindbergh.

Davies's book emphasizes Lindbergh's career before and beyond his world-attention-grabbing 1927 solo hop from New York to Paris. …

Log in to your account to read this article – and millions more.