WorldCat Identities

Whittle, Frank 1907-1996

Overview
Works: 42 works in 85 publications in 3 languages and 2,099 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Juvenile works  Dissertations, Academic 
Classifications: TL540.W48, 629.14353
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Publications about  Frank Whittle Publications about Frank Whittle
Publications by  Frank Whittle Publications by Frank Whittle
posthumous Publications by Frank Whittle, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Frank Whittle
Whittle, the true story by John Golley ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fortæller om udviklingen af den første jetmotor, og om dens opfinder. Fortæller også om den utrolige kamp, Whittle havde mod det officielle og industrielle bureaukrati i England. I modsætning hertil tog USA straks hans opfindelse til sig
Gas turbine aero-thermodynamics : with special reference to aircraft propulsion by Frank Whittle ( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jet, the story of a pioneer by Frank Whittle ( Book )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Genesis of the jet : Frank Whittle and the invention of the jet engine by John Golley ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of a genius throttled by British government bureaucracy. On 12 April 1937 Whittle became the first person to successfully start and run a turbojet engine, yet his company was nationalised and he was banned from engine production
Whittle the jet pioneer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Sir Frank Whittle, inventor of the jet engine. Includes comments by Whittle himself, his son Ian, veteran test pilot Captain Eric Brown RN and Hans von Ohain, designer of the first German jet engine
The advent of the aircraft gas turbine by Frank Whittle ( Book )
2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jet : Frank Whittle and the invention of the jet engine by John Golley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jet by Frank Whittle ( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An encounter between the jet engine inventors : Sir Frank Whittle and Dr. Hans von Ohain 3-4 May 1978 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a pioneer by Frank Whittle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Future developments in aircraft design by Frank Whittle ( Book )
2 editions published between 1928 and 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Genius of the jet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the life and work of Frank Whittle, the designer of the first successful jet engine, is told through interviews with him and others who knew and worked with him
The jet man : the story of Sir Frank Whittle by John Rowland ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Test running log for Whittle W.1 engine] [ms. vol.] by Frank Whittle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jetto ( Book )
2 editions published in 1955 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jietto ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Test running log for Whittle W.1X engine] [ms. by Frank Whittle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The early history of the Whittle jet propulsion gas turbine by Frank Whittle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Genius of the jet : Sir Frank Whittle 1907-1996 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video presents the pioneer work and achievements of jet engine inventor - Sir Frank Whittle
 
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Alternative Names
Whittle, F. A. 1907-1996
Whittle, F. A. (Frank A.), 1907-1996
Whittle, Frank 1907-1996
Whittle, Frank 1907- Sir
Whittle, Frank A. 1907-1996
Whittle, Frank, Sir, 1907-
Languages
English (70)
Japanese (3)
Gujarati (1)
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