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The Resource A few planes for China : the birth of the Flying Tigers, Eugenie Buchan

A few planes for China : the birth of the Flying Tigers, Eugenie Buchan

Label
A few planes for China : the birth of the Flying Tigers
Title
A few planes for China
Title remainder
the birth of the Flying Tigers
Statement of responsibility
Eugenie Buchan
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buchan, Eugenie
Dewey number
951.04/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS777.533.A35
LC item number
B83 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • China
  • Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945)
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Military participation
Label
A few planes for China : the birth of the Flying Tigers, Eugenie Buchan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Chiang's rotten Air Force -- Burma roads -- Plane aid -- Bruce Leighton's guerrilla air corps -- Business, the Chinese way -- T.V. Soong's mission to Washington -- A few planes for China -- Roosevelt's dilemma -- Bombing Japan -- Tomahawks for China -- Robbing Churchill to pay Chiang -- The private military contractor -- Diplomatic skirmishes -- Reinforcing the Philippines -- Favoring Currie -- The mercenary's contract -- Recruiters and recruited -- The international air force -- Staying on in Burma -- Squabbling over bullets -- AVG summer camp -- The short-term air program for China -- Currie gets in a jam -- Magruder's mission -- Countdown to war -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn982090633
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 252 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781611688665
Lccn
2017018922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781611688665
  • (OCoLC)982090633
Label
A few planes for China : the birth of the Flying Tigers, Eugenie Buchan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Chiang's rotten Air Force -- Burma roads -- Plane aid -- Bruce Leighton's guerrilla air corps -- Business, the Chinese way -- T.V. Soong's mission to Washington -- A few planes for China -- Roosevelt's dilemma -- Bombing Japan -- Tomahawks for China -- Robbing Churchill to pay Chiang -- The private military contractor -- Diplomatic skirmishes -- Reinforcing the Philippines -- Favoring Currie -- The mercenary's contract -- Recruiters and recruited -- The international air force -- Staying on in Burma -- Squabbling over bullets -- AVG summer camp -- The short-term air program for China -- Currie gets in a jam -- Magruder's mission -- Countdown to war -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn982090633
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 252 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781611688665
Lccn
2017018922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781611688665
  • (OCoLC)982090633

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