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The Avro Arrow : for the record / Palmiro Campagna.

Campagna, Palmiro. (Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Creston Public Library 338.47623746 CAM (Text) 35140100046310 New Books Display Volume hold Checked out 2019-06-04

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781459743175 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 277 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Dundurn, [2019]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
"The controversial cancellation of the Avro Arrow — an extraordinary achievement of Canadian military aviation — continues to fire debate today. When the program was scrapped in 1959, all completed aircraft and those awaiting assembly were destroyed, along with tooling and technical information. Was abandoning the program the right decision? Did Canada lose more than it gained?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Avro Arrow (Jet fighter plane)
Aircraft industry > Canada > History.
Canada > Politics and government > 1957-1963.

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