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Chennault : giving wings to the tiger, Martha Byrd

Label
Chennault : giving wings to the tiger
Title
Chennault
Title remainder
giving wings to the tiger
Statement of responsibility
Martha Byrd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A well-documented portrait of a brave and controversial airman who commanded a Chinese air force during World War II."--Jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Byrd, Martha
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chennault, Claire Lee
  • United States
  • Generals
Label
Chennault : giving wings to the tiger, Martha Byrd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 424-440
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The shaping of the man -- The lean years -- Growth, conflict, controversy -- "I always thought the air was unlimited" -- The great adventure -- China crossroads -- Birth of an idea -- Flying Tigers -- The inevitable end -- The China Air Task Force -- A clash of purpose -- A clash of personality -- "It looks like one hell of a mess" -- "The situation here in China is appalling" -- "We are holding the sack" -- "It is going to work out all right" -- "Nobody can hurt you except yourself" -- CAT and the civil war -- Cold warrior -- Full circle -- Reconciiation
Control code
14098529
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 451 pages
Isbn
9780817303228
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
86019238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1040049
Label
Chennault : giving wings to the tiger, Martha Byrd
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 424-440
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The shaping of the man -- The lean years -- Growth, conflict, controversy -- "I always thought the air was unlimited" -- The great adventure -- China crossroads -- Birth of an idea -- Flying Tigers -- The inevitable end -- The China Air Task Force -- A clash of purpose -- A clash of personality -- "It looks like one hell of a mess" -- "The situation here in China is appalling" -- "We are holding the sack" -- "It is going to work out all right" -- "Nobody can hurt you except yourself" -- CAT and the civil war -- Cold warrior -- Full circle -- Reconciiation
Control code
14098529
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 451 pages
Isbn
9780817303228
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
86019238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1040049

Library Locations

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