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Final flight : the mystery of a WWII plane crash and the frozen airmen in the High Sierra / Peter Stekel.

Authors: Stekel, Peter.
Call number: 363.12465 STE
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Wilderness Press, 2010.
Publication date: 2010.
Subject: Aircraft accidents -- Investigation -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Missing in action -- United States.
Missing persons -- Investigation -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Airmen -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Beechcraft 18 (Airplanes)
Title: Final flight : the mystery of a WWII plane crash and the frozen airmen in the High Sierra / Peter Stekel.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 236 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
Contents note: A body in the glacier -- Home from the mountain -- Who is the frozen airman? -- The more I know, the less I know -- Playing detective -- First discovery : 1947 -- What was recovered : 1948 -- The frozen airman is identified -- The frozen airman is not alone : August 2007 -- My report -- On the trail of the second airman -- Understanding the Beech 18 at-7 Navigator -- The boys -- Their training -- They weren't the only ones -- It rained cats and dogs all day -- Carried by flight : a scenario for disaster -- East to West : a more probable scenario -- Please remember me.
Notes: "A true story"--cover.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN: 9780899974750 (pbk.)
0899974759 (pbk.)
LCCN: 2010007775
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1262497
Bib No.: 1262497

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