Turbulence Before Takeoff (Paperback)

The Life & Times of Aviation Pioneer Marlon DeWitt Green

By Flint Whitlock

Cable Publishing, 9781934980675, 416pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2009

List Price: 17.95*
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Turbulence Before Takeoff is the inspiring story of Marlon DeWitt Green, and black Air Force pilot who dared to dream of a career as a commercial airlines pilot during the segregated 1950s--a struggle that ended in a unanimous U.S. Supreme Court decision in April 1963 in his favor.