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Bert Hinkler: The Most Daring Man in the World

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A small, unprepossessing man from Bundaberg, Bert Hinkler was an aviator who flew solo across countries, continents and oceans – often with nothing more than a lunchbox by his side to sustain him.

Whether as an aerial showman or as a World War I fighter pilot, Hinkler′s exploits thrilled the world and drew massive crowds. Mussolini's favourite pilot, he enjoyed the fame and
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Paperback, 473 pages
Published July 1st 2012
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Julie
Thoroughly enjoyed this one. Aviation, history, and a legend. Given his standing as a national hero, I am suprised how little I knew about him.
Fabulous read.
David Dash
A really interesting read about a fascinating character. A very important piece of Australian history told in a lively, interesting way. Well done.
Shelley
on of my top 10 of the year - brilliant read
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