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Peter Pigott

author image As the son of an airline employee, Peter Pigott grew up at the edge of airports around the world, including Santa Cruz, Bombay, London and Montreal. He attended the University of Montreal Teacher's College (B.Ed.) and Loyola College in Montreal (B.A.). and then went on to receive a M.A. from the University of Vermont in Burlington USA and a diploma in history at Oxford University in England. Pigott joined the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs in 1978 and has served at embassies in New York, Hong Kong, Vienna and The Hague. He returned to Ottawa in 1993 and began his writing career, specializing in books about aviation. Also by Peter Pigott: The Official History of Aviation in Hong Kong, Flying Canucks! Famous Canadian Aviators, Hong Kong Rising: The History of a Remarkable Place, Gateways: Airports of Canada, Flying Colours: Commercial Aviation in Canada, Flying Canucks II: Famous Canadian Aviators


Book Cover Flying Canucks III: Famous Canadian Aviators
978-1-55017-224-9 · 1-55017-224-7 · 2000 · Paperback
CAD$24.95 · USD$24.95
The lives of twelve gravity-defying Canadian aviators are presented in this volume, the third in a series by the aviation writer Peter Pigott.
Book Cover National Treasure: The History of Trans Canada Airlines
978-1-55017-268-3 · 1-55017-268-9 · November 2001 · Hardback
CAD$34.95 · USD$34.95
The Air Canada Story Part 1.
Book Cover Wingwalkers: The Story of Canadian Airlines International
978-1-55017-185-3 · 1-55017-185-2 · 1998 · Hardback
CAD$32.95 · USD$32.95
Wingwalkers is a must for anyone interested in aviation, big business, Canadian history or just a fascinating read.
Book Cover Wingwalkers: The Rise and Fall of Canada's Other Airline
978-1-55017-292-8 · 1-55017-292-1 · August 2003 · Paperback
CAD$26.95 · USD$26.95