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Hard Landing: The Epic Contest for Power and Profits That Plunged the Airlines into Chaos Paperback – Illustrated, December 24, 1996

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Mr. Petzinger's fly-on-the-wall reporting is always engaging.... -- The New York Times Book Review, Stephen D. Solomon

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ted paperback edition of a "rich, readable, and authoritative" Fortune) book, Wall Street Journal reporter Petzinger tells the dramatic story of how a dozen men, including Robert Crandall of American Airlines, Frank Borman of Eastern, and Richard Ferris of United, battled for control of the world's airlines. 416 pp. Radio drive-time pubilcity. 20,000 print.

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  • Item Weight : 1.3 pounds
  • Paperback : 624 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 9780812928358
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0812928358
  • Dimensions : 5.5 x 1.29 x 8.23 inches
  • Publisher : Currency; Illustrated edition (December 24, 1996)
  • ASIN : 0812928350
  • Language: : English
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