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The Resource When tigers ruled the sky : the Flying Tigers : American outlaw pilots over China in World War II, Bill Yenne

When tigers ruled the sky : the Flying Tigers : American outlaw pilots over China in World War II, Bill Yenne

Label
When tigers ruled the sky : the Flying Tigers : American outlaw pilots over China in World War II
Title
When tigers ruled the sky
Title remainder
the Flying Tigers : American outlaw pilots over China in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Bill Yenne
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yenne, Bill
Dewey number
951.04/2
Index
index present
LC call number
DS777.533.A35
LC item number
Y46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flying Tigers (AVG), Inc
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • China
Label
When tigers ruled the sky : the Flying Tigers : American outlaw pilots over China in World War II, Bill Yenne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-343) 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
The warlord and the Japanese -- The formative years of a visionary loner -- Young tigers -- Chiang Kai-Shek and the Americans -- Young tigers get their wings -- A bridge to war -- Warplanes for a generalissimo on the run -- American volunteers for China skies -- Bounty hunters and farmers sail for China -- The old man of Toungoo and his buccaneers -- The war comes to Southeast Asia -- Stale bread and fair weather friends -- To do something in this war -- Flying Tigers in Asian skies -- Blood and fire over Rangoon -- We cannot hold Burma without Chinese help -- Make them pay -- To the Gold Coast and beyond -- From tedium to rat race -- Turning points -- Unrest in the ranks -- The last days of Lei Yun -- Last exits -- Saving China while the quarterback hiked -- Scotty and the tigers -- Fixated upon a mirage -- Bombing season -- Countdown to dissolve day -- Coming out of the cold on a shoestring -- From Flying Tigers into hungry mastiffs -- Out of China -- And into history
Control code
ocn939911228
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 359 pages, [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780425274194
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2016007734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)939911228
Label
When tigers ruled the sky : the Flying Tigers : American outlaw pilots over China in World War II, Bill Yenne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-343) 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
The warlord and the Japanese -- The formative years of a visionary loner -- Young tigers -- Chiang Kai-Shek and the Americans -- Young tigers get their wings -- A bridge to war -- Warplanes for a generalissimo on the run -- American volunteers for China skies -- Bounty hunters and farmers sail for China -- The old man of Toungoo and his buccaneers -- The war comes to Southeast Asia -- Stale bread and fair weather friends -- To do something in this war -- Flying Tigers in Asian skies -- Blood and fire over Rangoon -- We cannot hold Burma without Chinese help -- Make them pay -- To the Gold Coast and beyond -- From tedium to rat race -- Turning points -- Unrest in the ranks -- The last days of Lei Yun -- Last exits -- Saving China while the quarterback hiked -- Scotty and the tigers -- Fixated upon a mirage -- Bombing season -- Countdown to dissolve day -- Coming out of the cold on a shoestring -- From Flying Tigers into hungry mastiffs -- Out of China -- And into history
Control code
ocn939911228
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 359 pages, [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780425274194
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2016007734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)939911228

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