Bill Bruce and the Pioneer Aviators

First entry from the well-regarded Bill Bruce aviation series penned by Hap Arnold. Henry Harley Arnold was an American who held the titles of General of the Army and General of the Air Force, Chief of the Air Corps, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Air Forces and was the only U.S. Air Force general to hold five-star rank, and the only officer to hold a five-star rank in two different U.S. military services. Arnold was also the founder of Project RAND, which evolved into one of the world's largest non-profit global policy think tanks, the RAND Corporation, and one of the founders of Pan American World Airways. The six book in the Bill Bruce series were all published in 1928.  Reverse of title page has this title at the top of the series list, same with the rear panel of the jacket. Gift inscription on front endpaper. Pages and covers are clean, some light browning to pages. Binding nice and tight. Jacket shows heavy edgewear, chips and soil to rear panel, now in a protective mylar covering. 5"x7.5" with 250 pages.


  • Bill Bruce and the Pioneer Aviators
  • H. H. Arnold
  • A. L. Burt Company, 1928