Tag Archives: Glenn H. Curtiss – Aviation Pioneer

Book Review: To Caress the Air

I don’t know why it has taken me so long to get around to providing my review of the book: To Caress the Air – Augustus Herring and the Dawn of Flight; Books One & Two. All I can say … Continue reading

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The Great Japanese Aviation Postcard Mystery

I really love solving mysteries. I’m not very good at solving them via books – a credit to the writers, but I’m a curiouser and curiouser kindda guy. I like to know something about everything and if possible know everything … Continue reading

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