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The Resource Hunting the wind : Pan American World Airways' epic flying boat era, 1929-1946, an anthology compiled and edited by Teresa Webber & Jamie Dodson

Hunting the wind : Pan American World Airways' epic flying boat era, 1929-1946, an anthology compiled and edited by Teresa Webber & Jamie Dodson

Label
Hunting the wind : Pan American World Airways' epic flying boat era, 1929-1946
Title
Hunting the wind
Title remainder
Pan American World Airways' epic flying boat era, 1929-1946
Statement of responsibility
an anthology compiled and edited by Teresa Webber & Jamie Dodson
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Included "never-before-told true stories penned by still-living flight crew members and passengers ... about the remarkable men, women, and aircraft builders who launched an aviation phenomenon ... [the] extraordinary point in global history when Pan American's quintessentially magnificent flying boats ruled the skies.--Front flap of dust jacket
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
387.706/573
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
HE9803.P36
LC item number
H86 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aviation Corporation of the Americas
  • Pan American Airways Corporation
  • Pan American World Airways, Inc
  • Air travel
  • Airlines
Label
Hunting the wind : Pan American World Airways' epic flying boat era, 1929-1946, an anthology compiled and edited by Teresa Webber & Jamie Dodson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-173) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In the beginning ; Introducing Pan Am's flying boats -- Movers & shakers -- Paving the way: the voyages of the SS North Haven -- The debut of the China Clipper -- Nuts & bolts -- The Long way home: a flight into history -- Rescue from Noumea -- Flying boat memoirs -- Pan Am at war -- The art deco era of Pan Am terminals -- The dreamboats: flying in style -- Flying back in time -- Off the beaten track: a museum like no other
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780764355417
Lccn
2017955753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1012751314
  • 3180306
Label
Hunting the wind : Pan American World Airways' epic flying boat era, 1929-1946, an anthology compiled and edited by Teresa Webber & Jamie Dodson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-173) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In the beginning ; Introducing Pan Am's flying boats -- Movers & shakers -- Paving the way: the voyages of the SS North Haven -- The debut of the China Clipper -- Nuts & bolts -- The Long way home: a flight into history -- Rescue from Noumea -- Flying boat memoirs -- Pan Am at war -- The art deco era of Pan Am terminals -- The dreamboats: flying in style -- Flying back in time -- Off the beaten track: a museum like no other
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780764355417
Lccn
2017955753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1012751314
  • 3180306

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