The Resource Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed, John F. Ross

Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed, John F. Ross

Label
Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed
Title
Enduring courage
Title remainder
ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed
Statement of responsibility
John F. Ross
Title variation
Ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the turn of the 20th century the invention of the car and the airplane took our imaginations by storm and produced new American heroes: the race car driver and the flying ace. No one did more in these roles than Eddie Rickenbacker, who defied death with such courage and pluck that a generation knew his face better than the president's. This is the unforgettable story of a man who pushed the limits of speed, endurance and courage and emerged as an American legend
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, John F.
Dewey number
  • 940.4/4973092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rickenbacker, Eddie
  • Rickenbacker, Eddie
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Air pilots
  • Fighter pilots
  • Automobile racing drivers
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Large type books
  • Air pilots
  • Automobile racing drivers
  • Fighter pilots
  • Large type books
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • United States
Label
Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed, John F. Ross
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
687 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410472830
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014021137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881064775
  • 722583
  • (OCoLC)ocn881064775
  • 722583
Label
Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed, John F. Ross
Publication
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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
687 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410472830
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014021137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881064775
  • 722583
  • (OCoLC)ocn881064775
  • 722583

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