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The Resource Blue skies, black wings : African American pioneers of aviation, Samuel L. Broadnax ; foreword by Alan M. Osur

Blue skies, black wings : African American pioneers of aviation, Samuel L. Broadnax ; foreword by Alan M. Osur

Label
Blue skies, black wings : African American pioneers of aviation
Title
Blue skies, black wings
Title remainder
African American pioneers of aviation
Statement of responsibility
Samuel L. Broadnax ; foreword by Alan M. Osur
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the history of African-Americans in aviation, from Charles Wesley Peters who flew his own plane in 1911 to the 1945 Freeman Field mutiny against segregationist policies in the Air Corps
Action
digitized
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Broadnax, Samuel L
Dewey number
  • 629.13092/396073
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TL539
LC item number
.B75 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Aeronautics
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Aeronautics
  • African American air pilots
  • African Americans
  • Air pilots
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Flugzeugführer
  • USA
  • Schwarze
Label
Blue skies, black wings : African American pioneers of aviation, Samuel L. Broadnax ; foreword by Alan M. Osur
Link
http://gem.greenwood.com/marc/resolver.aspx?b=C9195&p=AfAE
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-174) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Training begins
  • 4.
  • The selection process
  • 5.
  • Learning to fly
  • 6.
  • Making changes
  • 7.
  • Fighter training
  • Foreword
  • 8.
  • Changing cockpits
  • 9.
  • Combat
  • 10.
  • Bomber pilots
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Alan M. Osur
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • 1.
  • The early days
  • 2.
  • Breaking the barrier
Control code
ocn230734770
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 180 pages, [9] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313083600
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C9195
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o230734770
  • (OCoLC)230734770
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Blue skies, black wings : African American pioneers of aviation, Samuel L. Broadnax ; foreword by Alan M. Osur
Link
http://gem.greenwood.com/marc/resolver.aspx?b=C9195&p=AfAE
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-174) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Training begins
  • 4.
  • The selection process
  • 5.
  • Learning to fly
  • 6.
  • Making changes
  • 7.
  • Fighter training
  • Foreword
  • 8.
  • Changing cockpits
  • 9.
  • Combat
  • 10.
  • Bomber pilots
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Alan M. Osur
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • 1.
  • The early days
  • 2.
  • Breaking the barrier
Control code
ocn230734770
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 180 pages, [9] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313083600
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C9195
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o230734770
  • (OCoLC)230734770
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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