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6 edition of Horses Don"t Fly found in the catalog.

Horses Don"t Fly

A Memoir of World War I

by Frederick Libby

  • 47 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Arcade Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - World War I,
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Historical - U.S,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Personal narratives, American,
  • Military,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Aerial operations, British,
  • Biography,
  • Fighter pilots

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8612098M
    ISBN 101559705892
    ISBN 109781559705899

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Frederick Libby wrote it many years after the war/5(51). Horses Dont Fly is a memoir by Frederick Libby an American Cowboy born in Colorado who became an ace British Fighter Pilot during WW1. The circumstance by which Libby joined the war first as a lorry driver was largely a lark/5.

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Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Paperback "Please retry" $/5(). Written in and never before published, Horses Don't Fly is a coming of age story and a rare piece of Americana.

Libby's memoir of his cowboy days in the last years of the Old West will remind readers of Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy - but it's the real thing. 3 School and Sis, Wild Horses and the Stinkenest Hog Wallow in the World 4 My First Big Battle 5 Our Home Ranch and a Man with a Gun 6 A Girl, a Jug of Whiskey and Sheepherders 7 Wild Horse Roundup for Polo Ponies 8 Phoenix, Wild Horses, Wild Steers and a Broken Leg 9 Christmas Eve, with Hundreds of Dead Cattle 58Brand: Arcade.

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