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The Resource High peaks, C.V. Whitney

High peaks, C.V. Whitney

Label
High peaks
Title
High peaks
Statement of responsibility
C.V. Whitney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rarely is one allowed such an intimate glimpse into the ""high peaks"" of a life so extraordinary and exciting as that of C.V. Whitney. Scion of a distinguished family of great wealth, ""Sonny"" Whitney early displayed the zest for life and the adventurous spirit which have led him into a varied array of achievements remarkable even for the Whitney clan. A pilot in World War I and an AAF officer in World War II who was involved in such events as Iwo Jima and El Alamein, Whitney later, as assistant secretary of the air force, played a crucial role in ending the Berlin blockade. A sportsman with
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitney, C. V.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitney, C. V.
  • Whitney, C. V.
  • Millionaires
  • Philanthropists
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Millionaires
  • Philanthropists
  • United States
Label
High peaks, C.V. Whitney
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 From Ice Cream on Sundays to the Wild Blue Yonder; 2 Living It Up; 3 Viva Mexico!; 4 No More Regrets; 5 The Chocolate Soldier; 6 Gone with the Wind; 7 Tournasol; 8 A Night with a Sultan; 9 Spearhead of the Eighth Army; 10 Serpent of the Nile; 11 Yankee Maid at Iwo Jima; 12 Taming of the Bear; 13 How Come Kentucky?; 14 Buffalo Bill Cody; 15 Whence Cometh My Help; 16 The Great Discovery; 17 The Sea around Us; 18 Royal Visit, 1974; 19 Rock Fever; Epilogue
Control code
ocn900344919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161815
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129cvdz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344919
Label
High peaks, C.V. Whitney
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 From Ice Cream on Sundays to the Wild Blue Yonder; 2 Living It Up; 3 Viva Mexico!; 4 No More Regrets; 5 The Chocolate Soldier; 6 Gone with the Wind; 7 Tournasol; 8 A Night with a Sultan; 9 Spearhead of the Eighth Army; 10 Serpent of the Nile; 11 Yankee Maid at Iwo Jima; 12 Taming of the Bear; 13 How Come Kentucky?; 14 Buffalo Bill Cody; 15 Whence Cometh My Help; 16 The Great Discovery; 17 The Sea around Us; 18 Royal Visit, 1974; 19 Rock Fever; Epilogue
Control code
ocn900344919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161815
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129cvdz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344919

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