Breaking the sound barrier

Title Breaking the sound barrier
Names Aaseng, Nathan.
Book Number BR010342
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation A history of aviation showing how one test pilot after another gradually increased the speed of aircraft until on October 14, 1947, Chuck Yeager finally broke the sound barrier. Included in this account is information on other pilots such as Frank Whittle, Robert Goddard, Ezra Kotcher, and Lawrence Bell. For grades 6-9.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Adventure Non-Fiction - ADVNF
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Science - Aviation - AVI
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes For grades 6-9.
LC Subject High-speed aeronautics - History - Juvenile literature
Supersonic planes - History - Juvenile literature
Aeronautics - History - Juvenile literature
Airplanes - History - Juvenile literature
Call Number j629.132305 JNF
Language English
Released 1991
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1991 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: New York : J. Messner, 1992, c1991.
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