Book Of Flight Of Gen Italo Balbo Chicago Century Of Progress 1933
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Book Of Flight Of Gen Italo Balbo Chicago Century Of Progress 1933:
Official Book of the Flight of Gen. Italo Balbo and his Italian Air Armada to A Century of Progress Chicago-1933Up for sale is an official souvenir book, to commemorate the flight of Italian General Italo Balbo, and his Italian Armada in July 1933. He, and his armada flew a squadron of 24 flying boats in a historic transatlantic flight from Rome to Chicago, landing on Lake Michigan near the fairgrounds. Balbo was the Air Minister of Italy, and it's special representative to the Century of Progress International Exposition. The book is 32 pages, and 11 " x 81/4". it is full of photos of the flying boats, a map, and his crew. The inside of the book, and the binding is in good condition. Both the front and back covers have some discoloration, and show some wear and tear. Also, both have tape along the inside edges.Thanks for looking, and good luck offerding! I will be glad to combine shipping for multiple items.