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Star Dust Falling : the Story of the Plane That Vanished

By: Rayner, Jay

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Penguin Books Canada, Limited: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002200

ISBN: 0143013491

Condition: New in New dust jacket

NEW - In August 1947 in the High Andes, one of the earliest long-haul passanger aircrafts, called the Star Dust, disappeared en route to Santiago, Chile. It left behind only questions: Was it sabotage? Was there a hoard of gold on board? What was the meaning of the radio operator's mysterious final message before the airwaves fell silent? Only with the discovery of the wreckage in January, 2000 could those questions at last begin to be answered. In this fascinating and compelling account, Jay Rayner recreates the events surrounding the loss of Star Dust and its discovery fifty years later, pie... View more info