|The Magnificent Moisants |
Champions of Early Flight
Rich. In the era between the Wright brothers' first flight in 1903 and World War I, a small group of flyers risked their lives and fortunes to spread the word about aviation's potential. This book examines the pioneering contributions of the flamboyant Moisant siblings - Alfred, John and Matilde - who built and tested planes, ran a flight school, and staged air exhibitions in the U.S., Mexico and Cuba. 248 pages, 14 B&W photographs, 6¼"x 9¼", hardcover.
|The Passions of Howard Hughes - DVD - SAVE 66%! |
This documentary examines Howard Hughes' personal life, including his secret marriage to Terry Moore in 1949 and his affairs with such starlets as Marilyn Monroe, Katherine Hepburn, Ava Gardiner, Ginger Rogers, Jane Russell, Janet Leigh, Mamie Van Doren, Bette Davis, and others. Bonus featurettes include several complete theatrical trailers for films produced by Hughes and newsreels featuring Hughes' avionic exploits. Color, 1 hr. 15 min.
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