The Epic Contest for Power and Profits That Plunged the Airlines into Chaos
Thomas Petzinger, Jr.
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In this updated 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.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
A very exciting account of the history of airlines from the boardroom perspective. This is one of the best books I have ever read in my aviation studies. Very well written and actually a joy to read.