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The Resource Orville's aviators : outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916, John Carver Edwards

Orville's aviators : outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916, John Carver Edwards

Label
Orville's aviators : outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916
Title
Orville's aviators
Title remainder
outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916
Statement of responsibility
John Carver Edwards
Title variation
Orvilles aviators
Title variation remainder
outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The six pioneers profiled were graduates of the Wright Brothers' School of Aviation, which flourished from 1910 to 1916. These airmen fairly represent their 113 fellow alumni in their love of flying; knowledge of aircraft; a shared dash of sardonic fatalism in an optimistic outlook on life; persistence; and devotion to their instructors and the Wrights"--Provided by publisher
Summary
"The six pioneers profiled were graduates of the Wright Brothers' School of Aviation, which flourished from 1910 to 1916. These airmen fairly represent their 113 fellow alumni in their love of flying; knowledge of aircraft; a shared dash of sardonic fatalism in an optimistic outlook on life; persistence; and devotion to their instructors and the Wrights"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
349605
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edwards, John Carver
Dewey number
  • 629.13092/273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL539
LC item number
.E39 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright Flying School
  • Air pilots
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916
Label
Orville's aviators : outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916, John Carver Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-186) 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
Arthur L. Welsh : the Wrights' peerless salesman of flight -- Howard Gill : Baltimore's privileged birdman -- Arch Freeman : pioneer flying's Man Friday -- Grover Bergdoll : early aviation's loose cannon -- George Gray : flying the resort circuit -- Howard Rinehart : Orville's favorite
Control code
787024
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
v, 189 pages
Isbn
9780786442270
Lccn
2009006340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786442270
  • (OCoLC)ocn270109664
Label
Orville's aviators : outstanding alumni of the Wright Flying School, 1910-1916, John Carver Edwards
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-186) 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
Arthur L. Welsh : the Wrights' peerless salesman of flight -- Howard Gill : Baltimore's privileged birdman -- Arch Freeman : pioneer flying's Man Friday -- Grover Bergdoll : early aviation's loose cannon -- George Gray : flying the resort circuit -- Howard Rinehart : Orville's favorite
Control code
787024
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
v, 189 pages
Isbn
9780786442270
Lccn
2009006340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786442270
  • (OCoLC)ocn270109664

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