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The Resource Five Down, No Glory : Frank G. Tinker, Merenary Ace in the Spanish Civil

Five Down, No Glory : Frank G. Tinker, Merenary Ace in the Spanish Civil

Label
Five Down, No Glory : Frank G. Tinker, Merenary Ace in the Spanish Civil
Title
Five Down, No Glory
Title remainder
Frank G. Tinker, Merenary Ace in the Spanish Civil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frank G. Tinker, Jr. was the top American ace flying under contract with the Spanish Republican Air Force in the Spanish Civil War. A U.S. Naval Academy graduate, Class of 1933, he went into combat with Soviet airmen during the war. Through sheer perseverance, he rose from a teenage enlisted seaman, through the U.S. Naval Academy, to the officer's wardroom--then pressed on to claim the wings of a naval aviator and to become a top-flight fighter pilot and a published author. Tinker possessed extraordinary people skills--skills that allowed him to move with relative ease among common seamen, naval
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Hall, R
Dewey number
  • 904.7
  • 946.081092
Index
no index present
LC call number
D437
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Americans
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939)
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Americans
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Military participation
  • Spain
  • United States
Label
Five Down, No Glory : Frank G. Tinker, Merenary Ace in the Spanish Civil
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fear; Contents; Illustrations; Maps; Preface; Introduction: The Spanish Civil War; 1-The Road to Port Bou; 2-The Ragged Edge of Infinity; 3-Army, Navy--And Out!; 4-Of Planes and Spain; 5-La Esquadrilla de Lacalle; 6-First Blood over the Jarama; 7-Hot Baths, Hemingway, and He 111s; 8-The Debacle of Guadalajara; 9-Rail Targets and Rural Relaxation; 10-Action at Teruel and on the Gran Vía; 11-Kosenkov & Co.; 12- I-16s and the Battleof La Granja; 13-Five Down, No Glory; 14-A Bicycle, Brunete, and Bf 109s; 15-Enough Is Enough!; 16-Looking for a Way Home; 17-Quién Sabe?; Epilogue
  • Appendix 1-Chronological Highlights of the Spanish Civil WarAppendix 2-Military Airplane Markings in the Spanish Civil War1; Appendix 3-Tinker Publications; Appendix 4-Tinker Aerial Victories; Notes; Index; About the Authors
Control code
758334040
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612510712
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758334040
Label
Five Down, No Glory : Frank G. Tinker, Merenary Ace in the Spanish Civil
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fear; Contents; Illustrations; Maps; Preface; Introduction: The Spanish Civil War; 1-The Road to Port Bou; 2-The Ragged Edge of Infinity; 3-Army, Navy--And Out!; 4-Of Planes and Spain; 5-La Esquadrilla de Lacalle; 6-First Blood over the Jarama; 7-Hot Baths, Hemingway, and He 111s; 8-The Debacle of Guadalajara; 9-Rail Targets and Rural Relaxation; 10-Action at Teruel and on the Gran Vía; 11-Kosenkov & Co.; 12- I-16s and the Battleof La Granja; 13-Five Down, No Glory; 14-A Bicycle, Brunete, and Bf 109s; 15-Enough Is Enough!; 16-Looking for a Way Home; 17-Quién Sabe?; Epilogue
  • Appendix 1-Chronological Highlights of the Spanish Civil WarAppendix 2-Military Airplane Markings in the Spanish Civil War1; Appendix 3-Tinker Publications; Appendix 4-Tinker Aerial Victories; Notes; Index; About the Authors
Control code
758334040
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612510712
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758334040

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