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The Resource Fly girls : how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history, Keith O'Brien

Fly girls : how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history, Keith O'Brien

Label
Fly girls : how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history
Title
Fly girls
Title remainder
how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history
Statement of responsibility
Keith O'Brien
Title variation
Fly girls
Title variation remainder
how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An award-winning journalist traces the lesser-known story of five women, including Amelia Earhart, who successfully fought to compete against men in the high-stakes national air races of the 1920s and 1930s
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2018
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10685284
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Keith
Dewey number
629.13092/520973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL539
LC item number
.O27 2018b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women air pilots
  • Air shows
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history
Label
Fly girls : how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history, Keith O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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 miracle of Wichita -- Devotedly, Ruth -- Real and natural, every inch -- The fortune of the air -- Fairest of the brave and the bravest of the fair -- Flying salesgirls -- The right sort of girl -- City of destiny -- If this is to be a derby -- There is only one Cleveland -- Good eggs -- Mr. Putnam and me -- Law of fate -- Give a girl credit -- Grudge flight -- Spetakkel -- All things being equal -- That's what I think of wives flying -- They'll be in our hair -- Playing hunches -- A woman couldn't win -- The top of the hill
Control code
21573954
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
589 pages (large print), 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432855840
Lccn
2018033989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1047576775
  • (DLC)BK0023381660
Label
Fly girls : how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history, Keith O'Brien
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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 miracle of Wichita -- Devotedly, Ruth -- Real and natural, every inch -- The fortune of the air -- Fairest of the brave and the bravest of the fair -- Flying salesgirls -- The right sort of girl -- City of destiny -- If this is to be a derby -- There is only one Cleveland -- Good eggs -- Mr. Putnam and me -- Law of fate -- Give a girl credit -- Grudge flight -- Spetakkel -- All things being equal -- That's what I think of wives flying -- They'll be in our hair -- Playing hunches -- A woman couldn't win -- The top of the hill
Control code
21573954
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
589 pages (large print), 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432855840
Lccn
2018033989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1047576775
  • (DLC)BK0023381660

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