Island in the Sky (2020)

Island in the Sky Ernest K. Gann Island in the Sky Men against the north a story of the ferry command Air Transport of Dooley who had years record of success in commercial air flight only to come down icebound somewhere in the unchartered nor
  • Title: Island in the Sky
  • Author: Ernest K. Gann
  • ISBN: 9780515054835
  • Page: 311
  • Format: Paperback
Island in the Sky Ernest K. Gann Men against the north a story of the ferry command, Air Transport, of Dooley, who had 20 years record of success in commercial air flight, only to come down, icebound, somewhere in the unchartered northland Dooley was dean of a close knit group, everything else took second place as the men came into headquarters, set out again to find him An unknown lMen against the north a story of the ferry command, Air Transport, of Dooley, who had 20 years record of success in commercial air flight, only to come down, icebound, somewhere in the unchartered northland Dooley was dean of a close knit group, everything else took second place as the men came into headquarters, set out again to find him An unknown lake beyond unknown mountains a time schedule faith such alone they had to go on, hampered by Army red tape, lack of radio contact, navigation rules upset by the frozen north The story shifts from Dooley s experiences, with the five men who counted on him, to the men who sought him Starkly told another segment of understanding of total war Kirkus
Island in the Sky Ernest K. Gann

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One thought on “Island in the Sky

  1. Wendy

    A Great Flying StoryErnest K Gann is The master of flying stories, and this one is tops Gripping to the very last word.

  2. Steven Hull

    I first became acquainted with Ernest Gann by watching the movie The High and the Mighty I then read his autobiography, Fate is the Hunter If you enjoy a writer who devotes much time to telling an adventure story through the first person thoughts of the story s characters, you will like Gann Gann led an exciting life He was one of the first trained commercial airline pilots He flew military transport aircraft during World War II as a civilian Later he turned to writing novels, the sea and painti [...]

  3. Erik Graff

    This book was left by someone up at Grandmother Lajla s cottage on the SE shore of Lake Michigan when I was a kid amidst adults, desperate for something to read An arctic aviation rescue story, it read like the real thing, and, given the background of its author, it may have been the real thing.

  4. Beedo180

    Great based on true events story of survival and rescue on the north atlantic ice The WW2 ferry operations come to life Gann s first novel, can be tough to find in print Have not seen the John Wayne movie adaption, but on my to do list.

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