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The Resource Black wings : courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history, Von Hardesty

Black wings : courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history, Von Hardesty

Label
Black wings : courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history
Title
Black wings
Title remainder
courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history
Statement of responsibility
Von Hardesty
Title variation
Courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of African Americans in aviation and space cites the efforts of black men and women to promote integration by entering the military, breaking transcontinental records, and joining the space program
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266051
Cataloging source
DLC
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1939-
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Hardesty, Von
Dewey number
  • 629.13092/296073
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL539
LC item number
.H285 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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National Air and Space Museum
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True
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  • African American air pilots
  • African American astronauts
  • Air pilots
  • Astronauts
Target audience
adult
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courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history
Label
Black wings : courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history, Von Hardesty
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"In association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [170]-173) 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
Barnstormer Bessie Coleman takes to the air -- Facing the headwinds of prejudice -- Long-distance flying -- In the shadow of war -- Tuskegee Airmen -- At full stride -- Into orbit-joining the astronaut corps
Control code
669273
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 180 pages
Isbn
9780061261381
Lccn
2007021270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061261381
  • (OCoLC)133465593
Label
Black wings : courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history, Von Hardesty
Publication
Copyright
Note
"In association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [170]-173) 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
Barnstormer Bessie Coleman takes to the air -- Facing the headwinds of prejudice -- Long-distance flying -- In the shadow of war -- Tuskegee Airmen -- At full stride -- Into orbit-joining the astronaut corps
Control code
669273
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 180 pages
Isbn
9780061261381
Lccn
2007021270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061261381
  • (OCoLC)133465593

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