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Tag Archives: Robert Wohl’s “A Passion for Wings”

GABRIELE D’ANNUNZIO: POET, PATRIOT—FLYGUY

GABRIELE D’ANNUNZIO, the Italian poet and patriot, also became enamored with aviation. At the 1909 air show in Brescia, in northern Italy, d’Annunzio conned his way aboard flights with aeronaut … Continue reading

September 13, 2012 · Leave a comment