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  • The Big Jump: Lindbergh and the Great Atlantic Air Race | Richard Bak

    The Big Jump: Lindbergh and the Great Atlantic Air Race

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Richard Bak
    • Narrated By Arthur Morey
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    The race to make the first nonstop flight between New York and Paris attracted some of the most famous and seasoned aviators of the day, yet it was the young and lesser known Charles Lindbergh who won the $25,000 Orteig Prize in 1927 for his history-making solo flight in the Spirit of St. Louis. Drawing on many previously overlooked sources, Bak offers a fresh look at the personalities that made up this epic air race - a deadly competition that culminated in one of the 20th century's most thrilling personal achievements.

    Chris says: "Not necessarily about Lindbergh...."
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