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Flying “Cholo”

Willie Hiatt

in The Rarified Air of the Modern: Airplanes and Technological Modernity in the Andes

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190248901
eISBN:
9780190248932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190248901.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter demonstrates how Cuzqueños employed flight to construct a modern identity built upon a unique claim to the past. Alejandro Velasco Astete’s September 1925 flight from Lima to his ... More


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