Swift as an Arrow: The Story of Thomas
Benoist, Pioneer American Aviator by Melody Davis & Gary R. Liming
is the story of Thomas Benoist, one of the most prolific yet unsung figures in
early aviation history. A worthy competitor with the best of all early airmen,
his work was integral to the establishment of many firsts in aviation0 the
world's first airline, the first parachute jump from an airplane, the first
aviation supply business, and several others.