Chuck Yeager, the man who broke the sound barrier a science biography

Title Chuck Yeager, the man who broke the sound barrier a science biography
Names Levinson, Nancy Smiler.
Book Number DB030177
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Chuck Yeager was born in the tiny town of Myra, West Virginia, in 1923. A few years later his family moved to Hamlin, a town of about 500, which seemed like a big city to young Chuck. When he was eighteen he joined the Army Air Corps on the eve of America's entry into World War II. In 1947, Yeager became the first man to fly faster than the speed of sound. For grades 5-8 and older readers.
Narrator Van Dyne, Katrina.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Biography - Adventure - BIAD
Biography - Contemporary - BIC
Biography - Military - BIPM
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Air pilots - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature
Call Number j629.130924 B JNF
Language English
Released 1988
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1988 (Cutting Corp., recording studio).
Original Publication Recording of: New York : Walker, 1988.
This item is currently in your Book Basket.