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Double ace : the life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., pilot, hero, and teller of tall tales / Robert Coram.

Coram, Robert, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 920 SCOTT ROBERT LEE (Text) 34706001536731 Aviation Collection Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland B C787r (Text) 76383000443863 Adult New Shelf, B Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon B SCOTT (Text) 34330513000316 Adult - New Books Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello 358.40092 CORAM (Text) 37743002192849 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 921 SCO (Text) 37323005274355 NONFIC Available -
Rochester Library 921 SCO (Text) 33187004103723 Nonfiction - R Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250040183
  • ISBN: 1250040183
  • Physical Description: x, 324 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [305]-310) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Georgia boy -- Failure -- West Point -- Bugling -- Flying and driving -- Learning the trade -- Dark nights of the soul -- The fortress falls -- Wedding bells and distant trumpets -- Extra duty -- Orchids and pigs and, oh my, the training command -- California dreaming -- War tocsins -- "You are not blooded" -- Hold my beer -- The flight to destiny -- At the end of the world -- The Hump -- Flying Tiger -- Glory -- Leaving China -- Home is the hero -- On the road again -- The book ... and the movie -- Good reviews ... and bad -- Movie star -- Chiaroscuro -- Twilight -- The more things change -- Still in the race -- Resurrection -- At last -- One more mission -- Mission accomplished.
Summary, etc.: "Recounts the storied life and military career of the American flying Ace who flew missions in China alongside the “Flying Tigers” during World War II and helped found Georgia's Museum of Aviation,"--NoveList.
Subject: Scott, Robert Lee, Jr., 1908-2006.
Fighter pilots > United States > Biography.
Generals > United States > Biography.
United States. Army Air Forces. Fighter Group, 23rd.
World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations, American.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > China.
United States. Air Force > Biography.

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