He had such keen business sense and practical experience that he evolved into an entrepreneur and quasi diplomat.
Nancy Wright's book about her father's, (Ernest "Allie" Allison), aviation adventures is a must read for anyone with any interest what so ever in aviation.
Nancy Wright tells this story of her father Allie with a passion and sensitivity for all the pioneers who flew in both the US and China.
Yankee on the Yangtze: Romance and Adventure Follow the Birth of Aviation provides a riveting introduction into the fascinating life and the daring experiences of an aeronautical... Read morePublished on August 21, 2012 by Kevin Griffin
Nancy Allison Wright has added years of painstaking research to
her intimate knowledge of her father's multi-phase flying career. Read more
For anyone interested in the early days of flying, this is the book!
It is astonishing these pioneers flew by railroad tracks when we think of the sophisticated aids... Read more