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Author Mackenzie, S. P., author.

Title Flying against fate : superstition and Allied aircrews in World War II / S.P. MacKenzie.

Publication Info. Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2017]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  940.54 M199f 2017    ---  Available
Description 256 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Modern war studies
Modern war studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Men against odds -- Asking for miracles -- Talismans and mascots -- Incantations and rituals -- Jinxes and Jonahs -- Numbers and symbols -- Premonitions of disaster -- Conclusion.
Subject World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
World War, 1939-1945 -- Psychological aspects.
Superstition -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.
Military operations, Aerial. (OCoLC)fst01710198
Psychological aspects. (OCoLC)fst01354086
Superstition. (OCoLC)fst01139022
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780700624690 hardcover alkaline paper
0700624694 hardcover alkaline paper
9780700624706 electronic book

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