SEVEN CAME THROUGH Rickenbacker's Full Story Including his Message to America
RICKENBACKER, Captain Edward V.
Garden City Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1943 (x) 118 pages. First Edition SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Captain Eddie Rickenbacker in ink on a front free endpaper, "With my best wishes To "Louis M. Fabian" Captain Eddie Rickenbacker 1942/1962". Illustrated from black and white photographs. Illustrated dust jacket. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2". Introduction by W. L. White. Boards. From the jacket, "No more gallant saga of the sea, no more thrilling record of achievement in the air has ever been presented to the American public than Captain Edward V. Rickenbacker's own story of the twenty-one harrowing days which he and his companions spent adrift on the Pacific". The story of survival following the crash of the plane carrying Capt. Rickenbacker and others into the Pacific Ocean during World War II. Includes Capt. Rickenbacker's "Message to America" concerning some pre-WWII history and aviation in the War. A Near Fine copy in a Very Good or better (edgewear, some minor chipping) dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING via USPS media mail to any United States address.
Signed: y Edition: First Edition
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Condition: Near Fine
Book Id: 1619