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The Resource Lincoln's flying spies : Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War balloon corps, Gail Jarrow

Lincoln's flying spies : Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War balloon corps, Gail Jarrow

Label
Lincoln's flying spies : Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War balloon corps
Title
Lincoln's flying spies
Title remainder
Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War balloon corps
Statement of responsibility
Gail Jarrow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the contributions made to the Union's efforts in the Civil War by Thaddeus Lowe and a corps of hot air balloonists who helped spy on the Confederate army, despite becoming targets in the war themselves
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jarrow, Gail
Dewey number
  • 973.7/41
  • 973.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E492.7
LC item number
.J37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Lowe, T. S. C.
  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Ballooning
  • United States
  • United States
  • Lowe, T. S. C.
  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Ballooning
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lincoln's flying spies : Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War balloon corps, Gail Jarrow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-103) and index
Contents
Eye in the sky -- Following the clouds -- Aeronaut over Washington -- Balloon Corps is born -- "The most shot-at man in the war" -- Into battle -- Final conflict -- Grounded
Control code
ocn587219760
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
109 p.
Isbn
9781590787199
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2010925627
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)587219760
Label
Lincoln's flying spies : Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War balloon corps, Gail Jarrow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-103) and index
Contents
Eye in the sky -- Following the clouds -- Aeronaut over Washington -- Balloon Corps is born -- "The most shot-at man in the war" -- Into battle -- Final conflict -- Grounded
Control code
ocn587219760
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
109 p.
Isbn
9781590787199
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2010925627
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)587219760

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