The Resource Flying Tigers : Claire Chennault and the American Volunteer Group, Daniel Ford

Flying Tigers : Claire Chennault and the American Volunteer Group, Daniel Ford

Label
Flying Tigers : Claire Chennault and the American Volunteer Group
Title
Flying Tigers
Title remainder
Claire Chennault and the American Volunteer Group
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Starting in 1940 by President Roosevelt, Claire Chennault was the first in the Group. They defended Burma against the Japanese. Despite being severely outnumbered "The Flying Tigers" were very successful. In 30 weeks of battle, the "Tigers" lost 14 planes but downed 100 Japanese planes
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Daniel
Dewey number
940.54/4951
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D790
LC item number
.F584 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Smithsonian history of aviation series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Chennault, Claire Lee
  • China
  • Chennault, Claire Lee
  • China
  • Chennault, Claire Lee
  • China
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Luftkampf
  • Luftwaffe
  • Weltkrieg (1939-1945)
  • China
  • USA
  • Chennault, Claire Lee
  • USA
  • Biografie
  • Luftkrieg
  • Pazifikkrieg (1941-1945)
  • China
  • USA
Label
Flying Tigers : Claire Chennault and the American Volunteer Group, Daniel Ford
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-441) 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
Tex, this is too good to be true (1941) -- May I present Colonel Chennault? (1893-1937), Aircraft profile : Curtiss P-36 Mohawk -- We are not choosers (1937-1940), Aircraft profile : Nakajima Ki-27 Nate -- Three instruction and training units (January-July 1941), Aircraft profile : Curtiss P-40C Tomahawk -- Looks mean as hell (July-December 1941), Aircraft profile : Brewster Buffalo -- Flaming till Hell won't have it (December 1941), Aircraft profiles : Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa and Kawasaki Ki-48 Lily -- Such a bright red! (December 1941), Aircraft profile : Mitsubishi Ki-21 Sally -- He just went spinning away (December 1941) -- I commenced to lean forward (January 1942) -- They all fell in a straight line (January 1942), Aircraft profile : Hawker Hurricane IIA -- Hoffman shot down and dead (January-February 1942) -- Let's get the heck out of here (February 1942), South Burma order of battle -- Did you have any warning? (February-March 1942), Central Burma order of battle -- There is always a way (March-April 1942), Aircraft profile : Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk -- Terminate our contracts (April 1942) -- This may screw us completely (April-May 1942), Aircraft profile : Douglas DC-3/C-47 -- Piss on Bissell (May 1942) -- Far worse than you know (June-July 1942), Aircraft profile : Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu -- The AVG passed into history (1942-1991)
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 450 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034687743
Label
Flying Tigers : Claire Chennault and the American Volunteer Group, Daniel Ford
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-441) 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
Tex, this is too good to be true (1941) -- May I present Colonel Chennault? (1893-1937), Aircraft profile : Curtiss P-36 Mohawk -- We are not choosers (1937-1940), Aircraft profile : Nakajima Ki-27 Nate -- Three instruction and training units (January-July 1941), Aircraft profile : Curtiss P-40C Tomahawk -- Looks mean as hell (July-December 1941), Aircraft profile : Brewster Buffalo -- Flaming till Hell won't have it (December 1941), Aircraft profiles : Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa and Kawasaki Ki-48 Lily -- Such a bright red! (December 1941), Aircraft profile : Mitsubishi Ki-21 Sally -- He just went spinning away (December 1941) -- I commenced to lean forward (January 1942) -- They all fell in a straight line (January 1942), Aircraft profile : Hawker Hurricane IIA -- Hoffman shot down and dead (January-February 1942) -- Let's get the heck out of here (February 1942), South Burma order of battle -- Did you have any warning? (February-March 1942), Central Burma order of battle -- There is always a way (March-April 1942), Aircraft profile : Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk -- Terminate our contracts (April 1942) -- This may screw us completely (April-May 1942), Aircraft profile : Douglas DC-3/C-47 -- Piss on Bissell (May 1942) -- Far worse than you know (June-July 1942), Aircraft profile : Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu -- The AVG passed into history (1942-1991)
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 450 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034687743

Library Locations

  • Internet ArchiveBorrow it
    300 Funston Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94118, US
    37.7823215 -122.4716373

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...