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The Resource Female Few : Spitfire Heroines, Jacky Hyams, (electronic resource)

Female Few : Spitfire Heroines, Jacky Hyams, (electronic resource)

Label
Female Few : Spitfire Heroines
Title
Female Few
Title remainder
Spitfire Heroines
Statement of responsibility
Jacky Hyams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through the darkest days of the Second World War, an elite group of courageous, gifted women risked their lives as courier pilots, flying Lancaster Bombers, Spitfires and many other aircraft in hundreds of perilous missions across the country. In The Female Few, five of these astonishingly brave women tell their stories for the first time, awe inspiring tales of incredible risk, tenacity and sacrifice. Their spirit and fearlessness in the face of death still resonates down the years, and their accounts reveal a forgotten chapter in the history of the Second World War. As Yvonne Macdonald, now 90 and living in Cape Cod, says, "It was a kind of freedom you never get any other way, it was as if you had wings sewn on your back. A lot of people here in Cape Cod don't even know I was in World War Two. Or what I did." They do now
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
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Hyams, Jacky
Dewey number
  • 940.54/4941082
  • 940.54/4941082
Index
no index present
LC call number
D786
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Women air pilots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
Female Few : Spitfire Heroines, Jacky Hyams, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MDc1MjQ4MTIyNw==
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd00009841
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780752481227
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780752481227
  • (Sirsi) b1459667
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions
Label
Female Few : Spitfire Heroines, Jacky Hyams, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MDc1MjQ4MTIyNw==
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd00009841
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780752481227
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780752481227
  • (Sirsi) b1459667
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions

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