Air Force One

Air Force One

A History of the Presidents and Their Planes

Book - 2003
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Grand Central Pub
Now in paperback, this definitive history of Air Force One by the award-winning chief White House correspondent forU.S. News & World Report is a "marvelous book brimming with unforgettable anecdotes" (David Brinkley).

From FDR's prop-driven Pan Am to the glimmering blue-and-white jumbo 747 on which George W. Bush travels, the president's plane has captured the public's awe and imagination and is recognized around the world as a symbol of American power. In this unique book,Air Force One is revealed as a very special habitat that functions as an invaluable window on each of the presidents who occupy it.

Based on interviews with five living presidents, scores of past and present government officials, and staff and crew members ofAir Force One, Walsh's book features countless fascinating and often outrageous stories of life aboard the "flying White House."

Baker & Taylor
An inside look at the presidential plane over the past decades describes influential decisions made aboard and how each president had a certain mood while on the aircraft, accompanied by commentary from the presidents themselves, White House officials, and crew members and vivid images of the decor, food, and facilities. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

HARPERCOLL
Now in paperback, this definitive history of Air Force One by the award-winning chief White House correspondent for U.S. News & World Report is a "marvelous book brimming with unforgettable anecdotes" (David Brinkley).

>From FDR's prop-driven Pan Am to the glimmering blue-and-white jumbo 747 on which George W. Bush travels, the president's plane has captured the public's awe and imagination and is recognized around the world as a symbol of American power. In this unique book, Air Force One is revealed as a very special habitat that functions as an invaluable window on each of the presidents who occupy it.

Based on interviews with five living presidents, scores of past and present government officials, and staff and crew members of Air Force One, Walsh's book features countless fascinating and often outrageous stories of life aboard the "flying White House."

Blackwell North Amer
Now in paperback, this definitive history of Air Force One by the award-winning chief White House correspondent for U.S. News & World Report is a "marvelous book brimming with unforgettable anecdotes" (David Brinkley).

From FDR's prop-driven Pan Am to the glimmering blue-and-white jumbo 747 on which George W. Bush travels, the president's plane has captured the public's awe and imagination and is recognized around the world as a symbol of American power. In this unique book, Air Force One is revealed as a very special habitat that functions as an invaluable window on each of the presidents who occupy it.

Based on interviews with five living presidents, scores of past and present government officials, and staff and crew members of Air Force One, Walsh's book features countless fascinating and often outrageous stories of life aboard the "flying White House."

Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2003
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780786888191
0786888199
9781401300043
1401300049
Characteristics: xvi, 261 p. : ill. ; 25 cm

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mmtodd1999 Nov 30, 2012

A really good look at how Air Force One has changed over the years. A recommendable book to all!

aaa5756 Jun 03, 2011

A++ For Air Force One!!!!

bookfanatic1979 Jun 01, 2011

An interesting behind-the-scenes look at Air Force One, as well as some little-known (at least to me) tidbits about the presidents themselves. Good for any history buff who isn’t above a little bit of gossip.

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