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The Resource Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men, Peter FitzSimons

Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men, Peter FitzSimons

Label
Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men
Title
Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men
Statement of responsibility
Peter FitzSimons
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive biography of Sir Charles Kingsford Smith, one of Australia's true twentieth-century legends. He was the first person to fly across the Pacific, he broke the record for the fastest flight from England to Australia, and at one point he held more long-distance flying records than anyone else on the planet. 'Smithy' was also a war hero
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
334659
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
FitzSimons, Peter
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • plates
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kingsford-Smith, Charles
  • Air travel
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
Target audience
adult
Label
Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men, Peter FitzSimons
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 611-660) and index (p. 661-679)
Control code
000043958579
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 679 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780732284879
Other physical details
ill., ports., col. maps
Label
Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men, Peter FitzSimons
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 611-660) and index (p. 661-679)
Control code
000043958579
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 679 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780732284879
Other physical details
ill., ports., col. maps

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