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The Resource Lords of the sky : fighter pilots and air combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16, Dan Hampton

Lords of the sky : fighter pilots and air combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16, Dan Hampton

Label
Lords of the sky : fighter pilots and air combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16
Title
Lords of the sky
Title remainder
fighter pilots and air combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16
Statement of responsibility
Dan Hampton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The New York Times bestselling author of Viper Pilot and retired USAF F-16 legend Dan Hampton offers the first comprehensive popular history of combat aviation--a unique, entertaining, and action-packed look at the aces of the air and their machines, from the Red Baron and his triplane in World War I to today's technologically expert flying warriors in supersonic jets."--
Summary
Going back 100 years and drawing on his expertise, one of the most decorated pilots in history showcases the pioneers who have ruled the air from World War I to today and presents his personal account of traveling the world to find these storied aircraft
Storyline
Assigning source
Publisher's description
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10277374
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Hampton, Dan
Dewey number
355
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fighter planes
  • Airplanes, Military
  • Fighter pilots
Target audience
adult
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how fighter pilots changed war forever, from the Red Baron to the F-16
Label
Lords of the sky : fighter pilots and air combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16, Dan Hampton
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1020487
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780062262011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062262011
  • (OCoLC)850180781
Label
Lords of the sky : fighter pilots and air combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16, Dan Hampton
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1020487
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780062262011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062262011
  • (OCoLC)850180781

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