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The Resource The aviators : Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the epic age of flight, Winston Groom

The aviators : Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the epic age of flight, Winston Groom

Label
The aviators : Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the epic age of flight
Title
The aviators
Title remainder
Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the epic age of flight
Statement of responsibility
Winston Groom
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the saga of three extraordinary aviators--Charles Lindbergh, Eddie Rickenbacker, and Jimmy Doolittle--and how they redefine heroism through their genius, daring, and uncommon courage
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Groom, Winston
Dewey number
  • 629.13092/273
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TL539
LC item number
.G73 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rickenbacker, Eddie
  • Doolittle, James Harold
  • Lindbergh, Charles A.
  • Air pilots
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Heroes
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Aeronautics
  • Aeronautics, Military
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The aviators : Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the epic age of flight, Winston Groom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 452-455) and 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
These three men -- The king of dirt -- The man with the outside loop -- Can those be stars? -- Air combat is not sport, it is scientific murder -- New York to Paris -- Man's greatest enemy in the air -- I was saved for some good purpose -- An inspiration in a grubby world -- His halo turned into a noose -- The raid -- We were slowly rotting away -- The lone eagle goes to war -- Masters of the sky
Control code
ocn827973791
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
464 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781426211560
Lccn
2013015171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
629.13 G899 ; XX-N ; jll ; C1312BT7 ; [Z15BP010, #56, 2@15.95, es/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 827973791
  • (Sirsi) 827973791
  • (OCoLC)827973791
Label
The aviators : Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the epic age of flight, Winston Groom
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 452-455) and 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
These three men -- The king of dirt -- The man with the outside loop -- Can those be stars? -- Air combat is not sport, it is scientific murder -- New York to Paris -- Man's greatest enemy in the air -- I was saved for some good purpose -- An inspiration in a grubby world -- His halo turned into a noose -- The raid -- We were slowly rotting away -- The lone eagle goes to war -- Masters of the sky
Control code
ocn827973791
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
464 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781426211560
Lccn
2013015171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
629.13 G899 ; XX-N ; jll ; C1312BT7 ; [Z15BP010, #56, 2@15.95, es/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 827973791
  • (Sirsi) 827973791
  • (OCoLC)827973791

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