"Originally published by the Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1974, in the Childhood of Famous Americans Series"--T.p. verso.
Formatted Contents Note:
Table of Contents; Look Out Eddie! 1; Using His Head 10; Secondhand Clothes for School 16; Daily Mixture of Work and Fun 25; The Circus Parade 34; Pushmobile Racers 42; Torchlight Parade for a President 49; No Lightning but Still Alive 57; Young Head of the Family 64; From Mechanic to Auto Racer 72; Speed King in Auto Racing 81; Flying Ace in World War I 91; What Happened Next? 103; When Eddie Rickenbacker Lived 104; Fun Facts About Eddie Rickenbacker 105; About the Author 106.
A biography of an automobile racer and pilot who contributed a great deal towards the growth of military and commercial aviation in the United States.