Wings for Victory: Remarkable Story of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in Canada: The Remarkable Story of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in Canada

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9780771029271: Wings for Victory: Remarkable Story of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in Canada: The Remarkable Story of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in Canada
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Spencer Dunmore’s first foray into non-fiction writing, in 1991, resulted in the critically acclaimed bestseller Reap the Whirlwind: The Untold Story of 6 Group, Canadas Bomber Force of World War II, which he co-wrote with William Carter, Ph.D. This was followed in 1994 by the equally successful Wings for Victory: The Remarkable Story of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan in Canada. Dunmore’s passionate love of flying and of a good story were evident long before, however, in his very popular fiction. His first novel, Bomb Run, was an instant hit, and a string of novels followed, including Tower of Strength, Collision, Final Approach, and No Holds Barred. Squadron, a story collection, is his most recent work of fiction. His works have been translated into many languages and published in more than fifteen countries.

Spencer Dunmore lives in Burlington, Ontario.

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Book Description McClelland and Stewart, 1994. Hard Cover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. First Edition, first printing. Fine condition book and jacket. Jacket protected by clear removable mylar archival cover. In the late 1930's , mindful of the need to play an important role in the looming war, Canadian politicians conceived a plan whereby young recruits from Great Britain, Australia, and New Zealand would join their Canadian counterparts in training schools to be set up across the country. At its peak, the plan was graduating over 3,000 aircrew a month from 107 training schools across Canada. Full of personal anecdotes, Wings For Victory is their story. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 004139

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