Blue skies, black wings African American pioneers of aviation

Title Blue skies, black wings African American pioneers of aviation
Names Broadnax, Samuel L.
Book Number DB067179
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Black journalist relates his flying experiences after enlisting in the Army Air Corp at age seventeen and graduating as a fighter pilot from the Tuskegee Institute in 1945. Recounts his and other African American pilots' military careers and their struggles with racism and segregation. Also discusses historical black aviators. 2007.
Narrator Williams, Jake.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Autobiography - ABI
Biography - Black concern - BLKB
Biography - Military - BIPM
Science - Aviation - AVI
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Aeronautics - United States - History
African American air pilots - Biography
African Americans - History
Air pilots - United States - Biography
United States - Race relations
Call Number 629.13092396073 B ANF
Language English
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2007 (Talking Book Publishers, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, c2007. 9780275991951
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