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The Resource Wings of change, Ron Dick and Dan Patterson

Wings of change, Ron Dick and Dan Patterson

Label
Wings of change
Title
Wings of change
Statement of responsibility
Ron Dick and Dan Patterson
Title variation
Wings of change
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Illustrated throughout with original color photographs as well as archival images, this volume chronicles technological advances made in commercial aviation since the end of WWII. It also covers innovations in private flying, hot air balloons, and helicopters before tracing the history of aeronautical research and development. The final section is devoted to test pilot biographies. Aviation historian and pilot Ron Dick served with the Royal Air Force for 38 years. Distributed in the US by Firefly Books. Oversize: 9.25x11.25". Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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209225
Cataloging source
UKM
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1931-
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Dick, Ron
Dewey number
629.13009
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
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Patterson, Dan
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True
Series statement
Aviation century
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  • Airplanes
  • Aircraft industry
  • Aeronautics
Target audience
adult
Label
Wings of change, Ron Dick and Dan Patterson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : pages 276-278. - Includes index
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
514234
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781550464283
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781550464283
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781550464283
  • (Sirsi) ADS-6748
Label
Wings of change, Ron Dick and Dan Patterson
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : pages 276-278. - Includes index
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
514234
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781550464283
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781550464283
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781550464283
  • (Sirsi) ADS-6748

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