By William M. Miller
until eventually 1911, the final 12 months of his lifestyles, hardly ever somebody knew his identify. greater than a century later, not anything has replaced. An Iowa farm boy fearful of heights, Ely was once the 1st to land an plane at the deck of a boat. to a couple, he's the daddy of naval aviation, the muse at the back of today’s nuclear airplane carriers—but many info of his lifestyles were misplaced previously. This e-book seeks to fill this void.
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