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RACE TO HAWAII The 1927 Dole Derby and the Thrilling First Flights That Opened the Pacific

by | Read by Keith Sellon-Wright

History • 12 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2018

This audiobook has all the breathless excitement of a sporting event. With professional concision and eloquence, narrator Keith Sellon-Wright delivers this fast-paced audiobook with just the right cadence and style. It is first and foremost a tribute to the intrepid airmen who made the initial trans-Pacific flights from California to Hawaii. This story is packed with flight details of the heroic efforts (some doomed) to cross the immense ocean using primitive technology. It also provides a good backdrop on the Roaring Twenties, when daring young men took to the skies in their fragile flying machines. Narrator Sellon-Wright does a fine job capturing their exploits in this fascinating aeronautical and cultural history of a bygone time. A.D.M. © AudioFile 2018, Portland, Maine [Published: OCTOBER 2018]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2018

CD ISBN 9781538584828 $34.95 • Ten CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781538584835 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 9781538584842 $22.95

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2018

CD ISBN 9781538584811 $90.00 • Eight CDs

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