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By Glyn Davies

The Lysander, Canberra, Lightning and Folland Gnat are substantial names on this planet of aviation, yet now not so their clothier, ‘Teddy’ Petter. simply 3 facets certain jointly those top-class plane: they have been each one radical, all winning in Britain and in a foreign country, and have been all born of the genius of Teddy Petter.
This publication tells the tale of Petter’s lifestyles and kin, from his skill to motivate loyalty in his groups to his developments to his eccentricities, all the way down to his retirement to a spiritual commune in France. the following Davies not just explores his lifestyles, but additionally expands at the nature of his impressive plane, and why they have been so legendary.

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