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by Joe Patient
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Historical
  • Author:
    Joe Patient
  • ISBN:
    0850525446
  • ISBN13:
    978-0850525441
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  • Publisher:
    Pen & Sword Paperbacks (February 1997)
  • Pages:
    256 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Historical
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    4.2
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Joe Patient was a lOth child, born in 1917 in London's East En. Eighty-one years later, Joe has drafted a shallow memoir of his life as a pilot-one that might be more accurately subtitled A Tale of High and Low Adventure.

Joe Patient was a lOth child, born in 1917 in London's East End. Perhaps his parents did not have time to teach him about boundaries. The main features of the story are lying, cheating, gambling, smuggling, adultery, and flying.

In a flying career that lasted 32 years Joe Patient piloted the remarkable total of over eighty different Marks or types of aircraft

In a flying career that lasted 32 years Joe Patient piloted the remarkable total of over eighty different Marks or types of aircraft. His diverting story is more than an autobiography, for he has also much to say about the aircraft he flew which will be of interest to all who study the history of flying in the mid-century.

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Tales of Pirx the Pilot is a science fiction stories collection by Polish author Stanisław Lem, about a spaceship pilot named Pirx. The first collection of stories about Pirx was published in 1965 in the Soviet Union in Russian under the title Охота. The first collection of stories about Pirx was published in 1965 in the Soviet Union in Russian under the title Охота на Сэтавра ("The Hunt for Setaur"). It was translated in Latvian as Petaura medības in 1966.

The Pilot threw him a still fiercer glance, and turning away with a lookof disgust, he walked along the quarterdeck towards the stern of thevessel, with an air of haughty silence, as if disdaining to answer. At least, sir," returned Katherine, with a sweet grace, which she wellknew how to assume on occasion, "what we shall enjoy will be sweetenedby liberty and embellished by a sailor's hospitality.

Joe Gresson looked what he was, ahandsome, jovial fellow of twenty-seven. Fair and tall, and broader thanhis uncle, he had deep-set eyes which gave to his smiling face an air ofcleverness. And the young fellow was undoubtedly clever

Joe Gresson looked what he was, ahandsome, jovial fellow of twenty-seven. And the young fellow was undoubtedly clever. An engineer byprofession, he had graduated at Cambridge, had passed through the shops,the drawing office, and other departments of one of the biggestengineering concerns in England, and had finally struck out a line forhimself. He had been experimenting for the past four years.

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This is a unique account of a flying career spanning 32 years and over 80 makes of aircraft, that began at the outbreak of the Second World War with the role of met eorological reconnaissance. Joe Patient''s personality cannot fail to fire the imagination. '