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The Resource Double ace : the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales, Robert Coram

Double ace : the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales, Robert Coram

Label
Double ace : the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales
Title
Double ace
Title remainder
the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales
Statement of responsibility
Robert Coram
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the storied life and military career of the American flying Ace who flew missions in China alongside the "Flying Tigers" during World War II and helped found Georgia's Museum of Aviation
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coram, Robert
Dewey number
  • 358.40092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UG626.2.S36
LC item number
C67 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scott, Robert Lee
  • United States
  • United States
  • Fighter pilots
  • Generals
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Double ace : the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales, Robert Coram
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Thomas Dunne Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-310) 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
Georgia boy -- Failure -- West Point -- Bugling -- Flying and driving -- Learning the trade -- Dark nights of the soul -- The fortress falls -- Wedding bells and distant trumpets -- Extra duty -- Orchids and pigs and, oh my, the training command -- California dreaming -- War tocsins -- "You are not blooded" -- Hold my beer -- The flight to destiny -- At the end of the world -- The Hump -- Flying Tiger -- Glory -- Leaving China -- Home is the hero -- On the road again -- The book...and the movie -- Good reviews...and bad -- Movie star -- Chiaroscuro -- Twilight -- The more things change -- Still in the race -- Resurrection -- At last -- One more mission -- Mission accomplished
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 324 pages
Isbn
9781466835429
Lccn
2016002478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn918994595
  • (OCoLC)918994595
Label
Double ace : the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales, Robert Coram
Publication
Note
"Thomas Dunne Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-310) 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
Georgia boy -- Failure -- West Point -- Bugling -- Flying and driving -- Learning the trade -- Dark nights of the soul -- The fortress falls -- Wedding bells and distant trumpets -- Extra duty -- Orchids and pigs and, oh my, the training command -- California dreaming -- War tocsins -- "You are not blooded" -- Hold my beer -- The flight to destiny -- At the end of the world -- The Hump -- Flying Tiger -- Glory -- Leaving China -- Home is the hero -- On the road again -- The book...and the movie -- Good reviews...and bad -- Movie star -- Chiaroscuro -- Twilight -- The more things change -- Still in the race -- Resurrection -- At last -- One more mission -- Mission accomplished
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 324 pages
Isbn
9781466835429
Lccn
2016002478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn918994595
  • (OCoLC)918994595

Library Locations

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