Wings over Samoa a Polynesia story

Maker and role
Reginald Barnewall, Author
Brian W. Leamy, Other contributor
Production date
2008

Object detail

Accession number
15-4089
Description
Maps on lining pagers. "Adapted from the CD, Trade winds, the call of a far-away lagoon, by the same author - 2003" "This is a Polynesian story - and the genesis of a South Pacific airline which has contributed more than any other factor to building the thriving economy of modern Samoa. Wings over Samoa describes the advent of commercial aviation in Samoa - opening up the tourism industry to this distant island paradise. Captain Reginald Barnewall succeeded to the ancient Irish baronetcy Barnewall of Crickstown Castle in 1961 while serving as chief pilot and operations manager of Polynesian Airlines which he co-founded a few years previously with Eugene Paul and in close association with Brian Leamy - in this book they describe much of Samoa before, during and immediately after independence in January 1961"--Back cover.
Media/Materials
Physical description
xxxii, 442 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN
9781876344566
Other title
Trade winds
Credit line
Reginald Barnewall et al. 2008. Wings over Samoa a Polynesia story, 15-4089. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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