Re: Looking for a book

Date:         10 Nov 96 04:52:44 
From:         Magiel Venema <magiel.venema@tip.nl>
Organization: Edutour
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Carl Peters wrote:
>
> Does anyone know of a book printed in the mid '80's about the piston era
> London-Sydney route, in which the author contrasts the old route proving
> days to a modern flight duplicating all the legs traveled? Any help
> appreciated regarding possible title/author.

Probably you do mean the following book:
'Beyond the blue horizon' by Alexander Frater (ISBN 0-14-010065-2). It
is a Penguin book.
It describes the old Imperial Airways route from London to Australia,
flown in modern days.
Very good reading stuff!