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The Resource The story of flight : Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Judith E. Rinard

The story of flight : Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Judith E. Rinard

Label
The story of flight : Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Title
The story of flight
Title remainder
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Statement of responsibility
Judith E. Rinard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the history of aviation, from the first attempts to modern supersonic planes to space shuttles
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rinard, Judith E
Dewey number
j629.13/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
TL506 U62
LC item number
W37 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeronautics
  • Astronautics
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Aéronautique
  • Astronautique
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Aeronautics
  • Astronautics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of flight : Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Judith E. Rinard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Exploring the world of flight -- Up, up, and away! -- Winging it: Early flying machines -- Wright stuff -- Races in the air -- Wings of war: Fighters -- War in the sky: Bombers -- Spy in the sky -- Aerial acrobats -- Flying the mail -- Charles Lindbergh -- Amelia Earhart -- Women of flight -- Traveling by air -- Flight control -- Whirlybirds -- To the limit -- Blast off -- At the controls -- Living in space -- Working in space -- Bringing it home -- Into the future -- Journey to Mars -- Index -- Picture credits
Control code
ocm48941494
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9781552976944
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)48941494
Label
The story of flight : Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Judith E. Rinard
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Exploring the world of flight -- Up, up, and away! -- Winging it: Early flying machines -- Wright stuff -- Races in the air -- Wings of war: Fighters -- War in the sky: Bombers -- Spy in the sky -- Aerial acrobats -- Flying the mail -- Charles Lindbergh -- Amelia Earhart -- Women of flight -- Traveling by air -- Flight control -- Whirlybirds -- To the limit -- Blast off -- At the controls -- Living in space -- Working in space -- Bringing it home -- Into the future -- Journey to Mars -- Index -- Picture credits
Control code
ocm48941494
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9781552976944
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)48941494

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