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Wead, Frank W. (Frank Wilber) 1895-1947

Overview
Works: 78 works in 132 publications in 3 languages and 2,191 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Motion picture plays  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  War films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor, Compiler, Writer of accompanying material, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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They were expendable by John Ford ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, two naval officers prove the effectiveness of PT boats in defending the Philippines against the Japanese
The wings of eagles by John Ford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Naval Commander Frank "Spig" Wead - from his first solo flight that ends in the admiral's swimming pool to his assignment as commander aboard an aircraft carrier in World War II
Dive bomber by Frank W Wead ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of Navy pilots and flight surgeons who help solve the problems of high altitude flight and pilot blackouts
The citadel ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young doctor in a Welsh mining village runs up against the medical establishment when he tries to explore the cause of a cough disabling miners; he abandons his humanitarian goals for a London practice
Gales, ice and men, a biography of the steam barkentine Bear by Frank W Wead ( Book )
4 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ceiling zero; a play in three acts by Frank W Wead ( Book )
2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Wayne collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor. Flying Leathernecks: An embattled Marine fighter squadron VMF 247 at Guadalcanal is led by John Wayne and campaigning to coordinate ground combat with low-flying aerial sorties
Wings for men by Frank W Wead ( Book )
2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dive bomber (1941) shooting script by Frank W Wead ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ceiling zero (1936) shooting script by Frank W Wead ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of aviation. Airplane details by Frank W Wead ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dirigible by Frank A Andrews ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Practical flying and meteorology by Frank W Wead ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Destroyer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steve Boleslavski is a re-enlisted veteran sailor whose seniority displaces the younger Mickey Donohue as Chief Boatswain's Mate onboard a World War II Naval vessel. The hard-driving, perfectionist old sailor wins few friends among the younger crew, but he has the support of his Commander. Steve and Mickey have additional reasons to be suspicious of each other when Mickey falls for Steve's daughter
Dark canyon, a novel by W. L River ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ceiling zero ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1936 and 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rugged tale of camaraderie, valor, loss, and redemption; the story of Dizzy Davis, a womanizing elite pilot whos actions force him to rediscover his heroism and humanity
Types of aircraft and materials by Frank W Wead ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Airplane parts and maintenance by Frank W Wead ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our greatest story-teller; the story of talking pictures by Frank W Wead ( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Flying Fleet ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They've gone through four years at the U.S. Naval Academy, but the sea is not the calling for all Annapolis grads. Pals who call themselves the Flying Six yearn for the skies, to be aloft as navy pilots. That means some 50 weeks of additional training to see if they can realize therir dreams. Not all of them will."--Container
 
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Wead, F. W. (Frank Wilber), 1895-1947
Wead, Spig, 1895-1947
ウヰード, フランク
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