One in a thousand: the life and death of Captain Eddie McKay, Royal Flying Corps

TitleOne in a thousand: the life and death of Captain Eddie McKay, Royal Flying Corps
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsBroad, Graham
Number of Pages171
PublisherUniversity of Toronto Press
CityNorth York, Ontario, Canada
Abstract

This short microhistory details the life and death of Alfred Edwin "Eddie" McKay, a varsity athlete at Western University, who flew with the Royal Flying Corps in the First World War. McKay's story touches on the fields of social, political, military, sport, and gender history, history of science and technology, education, aviation, imperial relations, and the social memory of war. 

URLhttps://lccn.loc.gov/2017479192
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