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The Resource Horses don't fly, Frederick Libby ; introduction and notes by Winston Groom ; afterword by Sally Ann Marsh

Horses don't fly, Frederick Libby ; introduction and notes by Winston Groom ; afterword by Sally Ann Marsh

Label
Horses don't fly
Title
Horses don't fly
Statement of responsibility
Frederick Libby ; introduction and notes by Winston Groom ; afterword by Sally Ann Marsh
Title variation
Horses do not fly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a firsthand account of the air war over France during World War I, American pilot Frederick Libby describes his enlistment in Canada's Royal Flying Corps and his exploits in the air over enemy lines
Summary
In a firsthand account of the air war over France during World War I, American pilot Frederick Libby describes his enlistment in Canada's Royal Flying Corps and his exploits in the air over enemy lines
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
171538
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 940.4/42/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
D606
LC item number
.L53 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Horses don't fly, Frederick Libby ; introduction and notes by Winston Groom ; afterword by Sally Ann Marsh
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • A Girl, a Jug of Whiskey and Sheepherders
  • Wild Horse Roundup for Polo Ponies
  • Phoenix, Wild Horses, Wild Steers and a Broken Leg
  • Christmas Eve, with Hundreds of Dead Cattle
  • Denver, Where I'm Rolled of My Loot by a Pimp
  • More Wild Horses and a Big Gray Outlaw
  • Fourth of July Celebration, Susie, Cyclone and a Wild Beautiful Brown Stallion
  • God's Country--Imperial Valley
  • Calgary, Investment in Oil and a Soldier of the King
  • Loss of Citizenship, Sergeants Moose and Little Moose and the Motor Transport
  • Introduction
  • An Operation, an Examination, Mutiny and War
  • I Join the Royal Air Force to Get out of the Rain
  • First Flight over German Lines, One Enemy Plane Confirmed
  • Recommended for My Commission and Trying to Live, I Have a Great Idea
  • Back to France as an Officer, Where I Meet and Become Friends with the Royal Flying Corps' Greatest Fighting Ace, Lieutenant Albert Ball
  • In a Drinking Bout, Price and I Lose a Battle to Our Own Artillery
  • Boelcke, the Great German Ace, and His Boys Cause Us Our Greatest Loss in Any Single Engagement
  • Captain Price Returns to England--I Follow Shortly--We Are Both Decorated at Buckingham Palace by His Majesty King George V
  • Thank God for America's Ambassador Page and His Military Attache, Captain Chapman
  • Winston Groom
  • Map of Western Front 1914-18
  • Sunrise
  • An Antelope, a Rope and a Small Boy
  • School and Sis, Wild Horses and the Stinkenest Hog Wallow in the World
  • My First Big Battle
  • Our Home Ranch and a Man with a Gun
Control code
1334096
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9781559705264
Lccn
00026659
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43641181
  • (OCoLC)43641181
Label
Horses don't fly, Frederick Libby ; introduction and notes by Winston Groom ; afterword by Sally Ann Marsh
Publication
Contents
  • A Girl, a Jug of Whiskey and Sheepherders
  • Wild Horse Roundup for Polo Ponies
  • Phoenix, Wild Horses, Wild Steers and a Broken Leg
  • Christmas Eve, with Hundreds of Dead Cattle
  • Denver, Where I'm Rolled of My Loot by a Pimp
  • More Wild Horses and a Big Gray Outlaw
  • Fourth of July Celebration, Susie, Cyclone and a Wild Beautiful Brown Stallion
  • God's Country--Imperial Valley
  • Calgary, Investment in Oil and a Soldier of the King
  • Loss of Citizenship, Sergeants Moose and Little Moose and the Motor Transport
  • Introduction
  • An Operation, an Examination, Mutiny and War
  • I Join the Royal Air Force to Get out of the Rain
  • First Flight over German Lines, One Enemy Plane Confirmed
  • Recommended for My Commission and Trying to Live, I Have a Great Idea
  • Back to France as an Officer, Where I Meet and Become Friends with the Royal Flying Corps' Greatest Fighting Ace, Lieutenant Albert Ball
  • In a Drinking Bout, Price and I Lose a Battle to Our Own Artillery
  • Boelcke, the Great German Ace, and His Boys Cause Us Our Greatest Loss in Any Single Engagement
  • Captain Price Returns to England--I Follow Shortly--We Are Both Decorated at Buckingham Palace by His Majesty King George V
  • Thank God for America's Ambassador Page and His Military Attache, Captain Chapman
  • Winston Groom
  • Map of Western Front 1914-18
  • Sunrise
  • An Antelope, a Rope and a Small Boy
  • School and Sis, Wild Horses and the Stinkenest Hog Wallow in the World
  • My First Big Battle
  • Our Home Ranch and a Man with a Gun
Control code
1334096
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9781559705264
Lccn
00026659
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43641181
  • (OCoLC)43641181

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