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The Resource Fighter pilot : the memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds, Robin Olds with Christina Olds and Ed Rasimus

Fighter pilot : the memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds, Robin Olds with Christina Olds and Ed Rasimus

Label
Fighter pilot : the memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds
Title
Fighter pilot
Title remainder
the memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds
Statement of responsibility
Robin Olds with Christina Olds and Ed Rasimus
Title variation
Memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of top fighter pilot and squadron commander Robin Olds--who arrived in Vietnam in 1966 to find a dejected group of pilots and motivated them by placing himself on the flight schedule under officers junior to himself, then challenging them to train him properly because he would soon be leading them
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olds, Robin
Dewey number
  • 358.40092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UG626.2.O43
LC item number
A3 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olds, Christina
  • Rasimus, Ed
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olds, Robin
  • Fighter pilots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Generals
Target audience
adult
Label
Fighter pilot : the memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds, Robin Olds with Christina Olds and Ed Rasimus
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Battle -- My early years -- Pilot training -- Off to war -- A Small event called D-Day -- The Heat of many battles -- Victories--at last! -- Mustangs and mayhem -- R&R, second tour, and home -- Going home -- Life in the fast lane -- Exchange with the RAF 1948 -- F-86s at March Field, the Pitts, and Stewart -- Landstuhl to Libya -- Pentagon to Shaw -- The Phantom and the war -- Bolo -- Rolling thunder -- The Ending battle -- The Painful way home -- The Academy -- IG and out -- Final landing
Control code
ocn462907741
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312560232
Lccn
2009045740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
358.40092 OL1A ; L ; XX-N ; C1005BT5(PC)DLG ; S1006B6(LAP)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 462907741
  • (Sirsi) 462907741
  • (OCoLC)462907741
Label
Fighter pilot : the memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds, Robin Olds with Christina Olds and Ed Rasimus
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Battle -- My early years -- Pilot training -- Off to war -- A Small event called D-Day -- The Heat of many battles -- Victories--at last! -- Mustangs and mayhem -- R&R, second tour, and home -- Going home -- Life in the fast lane -- Exchange with the RAF 1948 -- F-86s at March Field, the Pitts, and Stewart -- Landstuhl to Libya -- Pentagon to Shaw -- The Phantom and the war -- Bolo -- Rolling thunder -- The Ending battle -- The Painful way home -- The Academy -- IG and out -- Final landing
Control code
ocn462907741
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312560232
Lccn
2009045740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
358.40092 OL1A ; L ; XX-N ; C1005BT5(PC)DLG ; S1006B6(LAP)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 462907741
  • (Sirsi) 462907741
  • (OCoLC)462907741

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