Thorndike Press

Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It

  • Dan Hampton
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  • ISBN-10: 0062845705
  • ISBN-13: 9780062845702
  • DDC: 629.132
  • Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs ( .50 kgs)
  • 464 Pages | Paperback
  • Published/Released August 2018

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At the end of World War II, a band of aces gathered in the Mojave Desert on a Top Secret quest to break the sound barrier–nicknamed "The Demon" by pilots. The true story of what happened in those skies has never been told.