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The Resource Flight : the story of Virgil Richardson, a Tuskegee airman in Mexico, by Ben Vinson

Flight : the story of Virgil Richardson, a Tuskegee airman in Mexico, by Ben Vinson

Label
Flight : the story of Virgil Richardson, a Tuskegee airman in Mexico
Title
Flight
Title remainder
the story of Virgil Richardson, a Tuskegee airman in Mexico
Statement of responsibility
by Ben Vinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Virgil Richardson, co-founder of Harlem's American Negro Theater, radio personality in the 1930s, World War II pilot, and an expatriate through much of the last fifty years
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vinson, Ben
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E745
LC item number
.V56 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Richardson, Virgil
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Actors
  • African American actors
  • African Americans
  • United States.
  • United States.
  • United States
  • Mexico
Label
Flight : the story of Virgil Richardson, a Tuskegee airman in Mexico, by Ben Vinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [195]-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the eyes of an historian -- Virgil: before the war -- In the army now -- Days at Tuskegee -- From Tuskegee back to war -- Atlantic Sound -- A soldier's homecoming -- Bienvenidos à México -- From tourist to resident: being black in Mexico City during the 1950s -- Livin' and workin' the Mexico City scene -- New York interlude -- Transitions: back in Mexico during the 1960s -- Border crossings -- Epilogue : Black American Yankees on Montezuma's soil
Control code
54694657
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 204 pages
Isbn
9781403966186
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004044539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Flight : the story of Virgil Richardson, a Tuskegee airman in Mexico, by Ben Vinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [195]-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the eyes of an historian -- Virgil: before the war -- In the army now -- Days at Tuskegee -- From Tuskegee back to war -- Atlantic Sound -- A soldier's homecoming -- Bienvenidos à México -- From tourist to resident: being black in Mexico City during the 1950s -- Livin' and workin' the Mexico City scene -- New York interlude -- Transitions: back in Mexico during the 1960s -- Border crossings -- Epilogue : Black American Yankees on Montezuma's soil
Control code
54694657
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 204 pages
Isbn
9781403966186
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004044539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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