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CD-ROM contains: Fully searchable version of Fuller’s complete writings for the New-York Tribune.

When his student and close friend Oliver Smithies accepted Nobel Prize in Medicine Physiology, he singled Field out as someone who was important life, saying, “Field Morey, a distinguished flight instructor taught me to fly…but something more than flying. He that it is possible overcome fear with knowledge.” During four years above the earth, throughout fifty-eight of teaching one thousand pilots, overcame fear, faced weather, set records, had abundant fun…and puts it, “learned from my students…probably I taught.” Since grew up an aviation family, expected would fly. A contemporary Charles Lindbergh, father, Howard, him about airplanes, operating airport, character responsibility, while Lindbergh inspired imagine aim higher. Twice FAA named Flight Instructor Year. Later, name added Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award. Along Smithies, pair world record, when Aviation Hall Fame inducted him, career highlight. In this memoir, recounts coming-of-age relates stories memorable flights remarkable adventures. With awareness story also students’ story, recognizes privilege having been born pays tribute Howard exemplary pioneer, by thanking every day for guiding right direction. Yes, flying, but much more. It study how excellence evolves, not always linear progression, passion vision.

Margaret Gatty was a mid-Victorian children’s author, who also wrote Book of Emblems in 1872. This critical study examines the relationship that book to 19th-century allegorical writings for children.