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Photo illustrations. 171 pages. Tall 8vo, blue pebbled leather, pictorially stamped in gilt (spine sun darkened and a bit rubbed at ends). Honolulu: Paradise of the Pacific Press, (1936). First Edition. Near fine. Six chapter history, followed by biographies with photos of aviators. This copy has a long inscription on the title page from one of the aviators, Charles B. Knox, thanking his mentor -" ..Hope I will live up to the best aeronautical training I ever had - and.....
New York: Harper, 2011. Illus. 8vo, two-toned board, d.w., a bump on the back and front covers on the bottom edge near the spine. New York: Harper, (2011). Story of a American military plane crash landing in Dutch New Guinea on May 13, 1945. Author chronicles the three survivors experiences in the jungle among the natives until their rescue.