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The Resource From Night Flak to Hijack : It's a Small World, Captain Reginald Levy DFC, (electronic resource)

From Night Flak to Hijack : It's a Small World, Captain Reginald Levy DFC, (electronic resource)

Label
From Night Flak to Hijack : It's a Small World
Title
From Night Flak to Hijack
Title remainder
It's a Small World
Statement of responsibility
Captain Reginald Levy DFC
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the autobiography of Reginald Levy, a British pilot who reached a total of 25,090 flying hours in over 40 years of civil, military, and commercial aviation. He recounts his training and military operations as an RAF pilot during the Second World War. He flies 44 types of aircraft between 1941 and 1981. He takes part in the Berlin Airlift, and in 1952 joins Sabena airline. In 1972, he is hijacked by Black September terrorists, and plays a heroic part thanks to his professionalism and training. Not only does the book offer an insight into the hardships and camaraderie of the war and of the Cold War, it also gives a first-hand report of a Palestinian terrorist attempt. Two of the Israeli commandos who freed the hostages would go on to become Prime Ministers of Israel{u2014}Barak and Netenyahu! The epilogue is provided by his youngest grandson
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levy, Reginald
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • 629.13092
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL721.4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schiphorst, Alex L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Levy, Reginald
  • Air pilots
Target audience
adult
Label
From Night Flak to Hijack : It's a Small World, Captain Reginald Levy DFC, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MDc1MDk2MzIwNg==
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd00009854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780750963206
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780750963206
  • (Sirsi) b1459680
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions
Label
From Night Flak to Hijack : It's a Small World, Captain Reginald Levy DFC, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MDc1MDk2MzIwNg==
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd00009854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780750963206
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780750963206
  • (Sirsi) b1459680
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions

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