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The Resource Wind flyers, by Angela Johnson ; illustrated by Loren Long

Wind flyers, by Angela Johnson ; illustrated by Loren Long

Label
Wind flyers
Title
Wind flyers
Statement of responsibility
by Angela Johnson ; illustrated by Loren Long
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy's love of flight takes him on a journey from the dusty dirt roads of Alabama to the war-torn skies of Europe. Introduces young readers to the contributions of the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II
Summary
A young man listens to the heroic tales of his great-great-uncle, a member of the Tuskegee Airmen, and learns all about this historic group's adventures in training and as professional pilots in World War Two
Writing style
Character
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154654
Cataloging source
ALV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Angela
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5-9
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Long, Loren
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African Americans
  • African American air pilots
  • Tuskegee Army Air Field (Ala.)
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American air pilots
  • Tuskegee Army Air Field (Ala.)
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • African American air pilots
  • African Americans
  • Military participation
  • Alabama
Target audience
primary
Label
Wind flyers, by Angela Johnson ; illustrated by Loren Long
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
ocm77550162
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689848797
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77550162
Label
Wind flyers, by Angela Johnson ; illustrated by Loren Long
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
ocm77550162
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689848797
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77550162

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