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Finding Dorothy Scott : letters of a WASP pilot

Author: Sarah Byrn Rickman
Publisher: Lubbock, Texas : Texas Tech University Press, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Through transcribed correspondence, details the life of Dorothy Faeth Scott, a member of the WWII-era Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP); Scott died while in service to the US Army Air Forces"--
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Genre/Form: Biography
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rickman, Sarah Byrn.
Finding Dorothy Scott.
Lubbock, Texas : Texas Tech University Press, 2016
(DLC) 2016021036
Named Person: Dorothy Faeth Scott
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Byrn Rickman
ISBN: 9780896729728 0896729729
OCLC Number: 945948598
Description: xxiii, 245 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Illustrations --
Acknowledgments --
Author's preface --
Introduction : women in aviation 1903-1941 --
Becoming an original --
The race is on --
Next stop, ferry command --
Dallas! --
Back to flying --
The at-6 and more WAFS --
The statue of liberty is green! --
The winds of change --
Now we're WASP! --
Under the hood --
Crossroads in the ferry command --
October 8, a red-letter day! --
Pursuit school bound --
December 3, 1943 --
Women in flight beyond the WASP --
Aftermath --
Life goes on --
What might have been --
Recognizing the thirty-eight --
Congressional gold medal --
Epilogue --
Appendices --
Bibliography --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Sarah Byrn Rickman.

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