Dimensions: 220 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Limited
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0075526190
ISBN - 13: 9780075526193
About the Author
Arthur Bishop, son of famed WW1 flying ace, William Avery “Billy” Bishop, enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1941 and served in England and France with the 401 Squadron flying Spitfires. Following the war he became a reporter with the Windsor Star. In 1967, he formed PPS Publicity Ltd., a public relations firm serving many of Canada’s leading corporations. He is a past director of the Canadian Fighter Pilots Association and of the Canadian International Air Show.
His author credits include Salute: Canada’s Great Military Leaders from Brock to Dextraze, Canada’s Glory; Battles that Forged a Nation, Our Bravest and Our Best: The Stories of Canada’s Victorious Cross Winners, The Courage of the Early Morning, and Canada’s military heritage trilogy: Courage in the Air, Courage on the Battlefield. And Courage at Sea. He has also written The Splendid Hundred, the story of Canadians who flew in the Battle of Britain. Bishop lives in Toronto, Ontario.