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The Resource Chuck Yeager and the Bell X-1 : breaking the sound barrier, Dominick A. Pisano, F. Robert van der Linden, Frank H. Winter ; foreword by Chuck Yeager

Chuck Yeager and the Bell X-1 : breaking the sound barrier, Dominick A. Pisano, F. Robert van der Linden, Frank H. Winter ; foreword by Chuck Yeager

Label
Chuck Yeager and the Bell X-1 : breaking the sound barrier
Title
Chuck Yeager and the Bell X-1
Title remainder
breaking the sound barrier
Statement of responsibility
Dominick A. Pisano, F. Robert van der Linden, Frank H. Winter ; foreword by Chuck Yeager
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Enhanced by more than one hundred historical photographs, chronicles the development of the Bell X-1 aircraft, the craft in which a young test pilot named Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier on October 14, 1947, detailing the development of the technology involved and exploring the impact of the historical achievement
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
209049
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pisano, Dominick
Dewey number
  • 623.74/6048/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL540.Y4
LC item number
P57 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Van der Linden, F. Robert
  • Winter, Frank H.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yeager, Chuck
  • Air pilots
  • High-speed aeronautics
  • Bell X-1 (Supersonic plane)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
breaking the sound barrier
Label
Chuck Yeager and the Bell X-1 : breaking the sound barrier, Dominick A. Pisano, F. Robert van der Linden, Frank H. Winter ; foreword by Chuck Yeager
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005023532.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 140) 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
  • The celebrity hero
  • by Dominick A. Pisano
  • The man
  • by Dominick A. Pisano
  • The aircraft
  • by F. Robert van der Linden
  • The engine
  • by Frank H. Winter
  • The flights
  • by F. Robert van der Linden
Control code
610013
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780810955356
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005023532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780810955356
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780810955356
Label
Chuck Yeager and the Bell X-1 : breaking the sound barrier, Dominick A. Pisano, F. Robert van der Linden, Frank H. Winter ; foreword by Chuck Yeager
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005023532.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 140) 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
  • The celebrity hero
  • by Dominick A. Pisano
  • The man
  • by Dominick A. Pisano
  • The aircraft
  • by F. Robert van der Linden
  • The engine
  • by Frank H. Winter
  • The flights
  • by F. Robert van der Linden
Control code
610013
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780810955356
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005023532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780810955356
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780810955356

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