Nice WWII Civilian Training Program Reference Book "Two Hundred Thousand Flyers" with Dust Jacket
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Nice WWII Civilian Training Program Reference Book "Two Hundred Thousand Flyers" with Dust Jacket

Code: afb20001a

$165.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a great hardcover 1945 first edition of "Two Hundred Thousand Flyers: The Story of the Civilian-AAF Pilot Training Program" by World War I veteran of the United States Navy, Willard Wiener. The book is a great reference for the USAAF Civilian Training Program, with information on all participating companies and fields. There are sixteen pages of black and white photographs at the end of the book, along with an index. The book has its original dust jacket.

VINTAGE: Circa 1945.

SIZE: 196 pages with 16 additional pages of photographs at end; approximately 9-1/2"e; in height and 6-3/8" in width and ¾" in thickness.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Glossy dust jacket, paper, plain red cloth-covered cover under dust jacket.

ATTACHMENT: Glued binding.

MARKINGS: WASHINGTON THE INFANTRY JOURNAL; COPYRIGHT 1945 BY INFANTRY JOURNAL INC. PRINTED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AMERICAN BOOK-STRATFORD PRESS, INC., NEW YORK.

ITEM NOTES: The book you receive will either be the one pictured or one in similar condition. This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VDDX05 LBGEX2/13 SLAFEX6/13

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The book is in very good condition with no stains or writing; minor wear to the dust jacket with one very short rip (reverse spine area) and some holes near bottom of jacket.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.