eddie rickenbacker :
- n the most decorated United States combat pilot in World War I (1890-1973)
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- Enduring Courage: Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the Age of Speed
ENDURING COURAGE is the electrifying story of the beginning of America’s love affair with speed --- and how one man above all the rest showed a nation the way forward. Eddie Rickenbacker was an innovator on the racetrack, a skilled aerial dualist and squadron commander, and founder of Eastern Air Lines. He showed a war-weary nation what it took to survive against nearly insurmountable odds when ...
April 25, 2014 - Book Reporter