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Flying Ace
By Jim Eldridge

Flying Ace

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Flying Ace by Jim Eldridge

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Jack Fairfax is the 19-year old second son of Lord and Lady Fairfax. The Fairfaxes are steeped in the military tradition, and don't approve of Jack's volunteering for the Royal Flying Corps. New-fangled flying machines are nothing to do with 'proper' warfare. Nevertheless, Jack takes to the skies in his Bleriot plane, and faces the skills of the German ace pilots over the Somme. When his best friend is shot down by one of them, he vows to avenge him...

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780439977371
ISBN-10: 0439977371
Format: Paperback
(178mm x 128mm x 12mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Scholastic
Publisher: Scholastic
Publish Date: 14-Nov-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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