The Resource Harold F. Pitcairn : aviator, inventor, and developer of the autogiro, Carl R. Gunther

Harold F. Pitcairn : aviator, inventor, and developer of the autogiro, Carl R. Gunther

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Harold F. Pitcairn : aviator, inventor, and developer of the autogiro
Title
Harold F. Pitcairn
Title remainder
aviator, inventor, and developer of the autogiro
Statement of responsibility
Carl R. Gunther
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 629.130092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
TL540.P54
LC item number
G86 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Harold F. Pitcairn : aviator, inventor, and developer of the autogiro, Carl R. Gunther
Label
Harold F. Pitcairn : aviator, inventor, and developer of the autogiro, Carl R. Gunther
Publication
Note
Includes index
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Contents
Early life -- Marriage and new ventures -- The airmail venture -- Autogiro, the "safe" form of flight -- Awards, momentum, and the Depression -- "Improving the product" -- Politics! -- More improvements -- Continuing challenge -- "Carrying on" -- Autogiros, helicopters, and war clouds -- A dream comes true -- Success of the principle, change of the principle -- Phase one complete, phase two? -- Victory and recognition
Control code
ocn276514993
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Extent
xvi, 729 p., [24] p. plates
Isbn
9780910557757
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008050532
Note
Vault copy gift of the author; inscribed by the author.
Other physical details
ill. ; 24 cm.
System control number
(OCoLC)276514993

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