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The parachutists

by Klein, Edward

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdward Klein.
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.L3448 P3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392 p. ;
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3828501M
    LC Control Number81140298

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Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Yorkshire Birdman: Memoirs of a Pioneer Parachutist This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far.

(1st) Slightly smaller book, dark blue cloth spine, blue boards, gilt lettering bright on spine, lightly browned heavy pages.

DJ white is very slightly browned on front and spine, color-illustration of five parachutists at top front right, b/w photo of Klein on back. Technical Training of Parachutists: TM Paperback – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Often, injuries sustained during parachute landing are caused when a single outstretched limb, such as a hand or foot, is extended separately from the rest of the Highest governing body: Fédération. Parachutist definition is - one that parachutes: such as. Recent Examples on the Web His awards included the Military Freefall Parachutist Badge and the Senior Parachutists Badge, the latter of which is given to expert parachutists who have completed multiple jumps.

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Attacking parachutists from aircraft in. parachute (păr′ə-sho͞ot′) n. An apparatus used to retard free fall from an aircraft, consisting of a light, usually hemispherical canopy attached by cords to a harness and worn or stored folded until deployed in descent.

Any of various similar unpowered devices that are used for retarding free-speeding or free-falling motion. para. Genre/Form: Fiction War stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Klein, Edward, Parachutists.

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The parachutist falling dead from the sky is almost foreshadowing, since by the end of the book, we know that through the futile wars that the boys had put themselves through, there were three deaths in total – Percival Wemys Madison, Simon, and Piggy.

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Reviews: 5/55/5(42). Ten parachutists served with British liaison missions to the Yugoslav partisans. Nine parachutists operated in Romania. Two others entered Bulgaria, and one each operated in France and Austria. The Germans captured 12 and executed 7 of the 37 parachutists sent into occupied Europe.

Three of those executed were captured in Slovakia. Arguments continue to rage over whether and how female soldiers should be allowed to serve in the U.S. military, even as we approach the April 1 .The rate of descent for a traditional parachute is about 18 ft ( m) per sec; sport parachutists manage to reduce that speed significantly.

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