The Resource Higher, steeper, faster : the daredevils who conquered the skies, Lawrence Goldstone, (electronic resource)

Higher, steeper, faster : the daredevils who conquered the skies, Lawrence Goldstone, (electronic resource)

Label
Higher, steeper, faster : the daredevils who conquered the skies
Title
Higher, steeper, faster
Title remainder
the daredevils who conquered the skies
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Goldstone
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The pioneers of early flight performed death-defying feats and broke new technological ground as they took to the skies to thrill crowds and advance the boundaries of human innovation"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldstone, Lawrence
Dewey number
629.13092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 8 to 12
LC call number
TL547
LC item number
.G64 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Air pilots
  • Daredevils
  • Air pilots
  • Daredevils
  • Flight
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Daredevils
  • Air pilots
  • Daredevils
  • Flight
  • Aeronautics
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / General
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Daredevils
  • Flight
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Higher, steeper, faster : the daredevils who conquered the skies, Lawrence Goldstone, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-234) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 31
  • Flying for the President
  • 202
  • Chapter 32
  • Monoplane
  • 207
  • Into the Wind
  • 23
  • Chapter 4
  • Boy Aeronaut
  • 27
  • Part II
  • Wings
  • Chapter 5
  • Bird of Prey
  • Part I
  • 37
  • Chapter 6
  • Takeoff!
  • 41
  • Chapter 7
  • Silent Success
  • 48
  • Chapter 8
  • Triumph
  • 51
  • Birds and Balloons
  • Chapter 9
  • ...and Tragedy
  • 55
  • Chapter 10
  • Crossing the Channel
  • 59
  • Part III
  • Higher, Steeper, Faster
  • Chapter 11
  • Week of Miracles
  • Chapter 1
  • 69
  • Chapter 12
  • A Week of Miracles in America
  • 75
  • Chapter 13
  • Stardust Twins
  • 84
  • Chapter 14
  • American Hero
  • 88
  • First Birdman
  • Chapter 15
  • World Comes to New York
  • 94
  • Chapter 16
  • A Woman's Place Is in the Air
  • 104
  • Chapter 17
  • Flying for the Navy
  • 110
  • Part IV
  • 11
  • Pushing to the Edge and Beyond
  • Chapter 18
  • Two Great Lights Extinguished
  • 119
  • Chapter 19
  • Aircraft Carrier
  • 126
  • Chapter 20
  • Boy Aeronaut Grows Up
  • 130
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 21
  • Fails
  • 136
  • Chapter 22
  • 350,000 Witnesses
  • 143
  • Chapter 23
  • From Sea to Shining Sea
  • 151
  • Chapter 24
  • Parachutes and Gasbags
  • Peer Pressure
  • 158
  • Chapter 25
  • Disaster
  • 168
  • Chapter 26
  • Master Birdman Is Grounded
  • 178
  • Chapter 27
  • Last Great Trick
  • 15
  • 182
  • Chapter 28
  • Master Birdman Returns
  • 189
  • Chapter 29
  • Around the World
  • 193
  • Chapter 30
  • Looping Across America
  • 197
Control code
ocn978274799
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316504034
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D4886A68-5AE7-4FD2-9C60-6F0DAACA0D2C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o978274799
  • (OCoLC)978274799
Label
Higher, steeper, faster : the daredevils who conquered the skies, Lawrence Goldstone, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-234) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 31
  • Flying for the President
  • 202
  • Chapter 32
  • Monoplane
  • 207
  • Into the Wind
  • 23
  • Chapter 4
  • Boy Aeronaut
  • 27
  • Part II
  • Wings
  • Chapter 5
  • Bird of Prey
  • Part I
  • 37
  • Chapter 6
  • Takeoff!
  • 41
  • Chapter 7
  • Silent Success
  • 48
  • Chapter 8
  • Triumph
  • 51
  • Birds and Balloons
  • Chapter 9
  • ...and Tragedy
  • 55
  • Chapter 10
  • Crossing the Channel
  • 59
  • Part III
  • Higher, Steeper, Faster
  • Chapter 11
  • Week of Miracles
  • Chapter 1
  • 69
  • Chapter 12
  • A Week of Miracles in America
  • 75
  • Chapter 13
  • Stardust Twins
  • 84
  • Chapter 14
  • American Hero
  • 88
  • First Birdman
  • Chapter 15
  • World Comes to New York
  • 94
  • Chapter 16
  • A Woman's Place Is in the Air
  • 104
  • Chapter 17
  • Flying for the Navy
  • 110
  • Part IV
  • 11
  • Pushing to the Edge and Beyond
  • Chapter 18
  • Two Great Lights Extinguished
  • 119
  • Chapter 19
  • Aircraft Carrier
  • 126
  • Chapter 20
  • Boy Aeronaut Grows Up
  • 130
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 21
  • Fails
  • 136
  • Chapter 22
  • 350,000 Witnesses
  • 143
  • Chapter 23
  • From Sea to Shining Sea
  • 151
  • Chapter 24
  • Parachutes and Gasbags
  • Peer Pressure
  • 158
  • Chapter 25
  • Disaster
  • 168
  • Chapter 26
  • Master Birdman Is Grounded
  • 178
  • Chapter 27
  • Last Great Trick
  • 15
  • 182
  • Chapter 28
  • Master Birdman Returns
  • 189
  • Chapter 29
  • Around the World
  • 193
  • Chapter 30
  • Looping Across America
  • 197
Control code
ocn978274799
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316504034
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D4886A68-5AE7-4FD2-9C60-6F0DAACA0D2C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o978274799
  • (OCoLC)978274799

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