skip to content
Tales of a war pilot Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Tales of a war pilot

Author: Richard C Kirkland
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1999.
Series: Smithsonian history of aviation series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Biography : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Kirkland was a fighter pilot in the Pacific during WWII, flew atomic bomb test flights, and flew helicopter rescue missions in Korea.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kirkland, Richard C.
Tales of a war pilot.
Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1999
(DLC) 98030425
(OCoLC)39634032
Named Person: Richard C Kirkland; Richard C Kirkland
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard C Kirkland
ISBN: 1560983736 9781560983736
OCLC Number: 45732839
Notes: On t.p. "o" in pilot appears as a star.
Description: 1 online resource (160 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction: A War Pilot's Journey The Violent Decade: 1943-1953 --
To Shoot Down a Zero --
On the Wing of the Lone Eagle --
Escape from the Stone Age --
Ace of Aces --
R and R --
Mystery of the Magnificent Beast --
The Ultimate Game --
Pedro One --
Christmas at Ch'o Do --
Geisha --
Night Mission at the 8055 MASH.
Series Title: Smithsonian history of aviation series.
Responsibility: Richard C. Kirkland.

Abstract:

Kirkland was a fighter pilot in the Pacific during WWII, flew atomic bomb test flights, and flew helicopter rescue missions in Korea.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45732839> # Tales of a war pilot
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "45732839" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Place/washington_d_c> ; # Washington, D.C.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/dcu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Topic/technology_&_engineering_military_science> ; # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Military Science
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710199> ; # Military operations, Aerial--American
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/142489267> ; # United States. Air Force.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Topic/world_war_1939_1945> ; # World War, 1939-1945
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Topic/helicopter_pilots_united_states> ; # Helicopter pilots--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Topic/fighter_pilots_united_states> ; # Fighter pilots--United States
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/240816367> ; # Richard C. Kirkland
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/954587> ; # Helicopter pilots
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Topic/korean_war_1950_1953> ; # Korean War, 1950-1953
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113567> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/358.40092/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106348> ; # Korean War, 1950-1953--Aerial operations, American
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/988609> ; # Korean War (1950-1953)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/923988> ; # Fighter pilots
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Event/1939_1953> ; # 1939 - 1953
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1999" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/240816367> ; # Richard C. Kirkland
    schema:datePublished "1999" ;
    schema:description "Kirkland was a fighter pilot in the Pacific during WWII, flew atomic bomb test flights, and flew helicopter rescue missions in Korea."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1048629> ;
    schema:genre "Personal narratives"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
    schema:genre "National government publication"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Series/smithsonian_history_of_aviation_series> ; # Smithsonian history of aviation series.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39634032> ;
    schema:name "Tales of a war pilot"@en ;
    schema:productID "45732839" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45732839#PublicationEvent/washington_d_c_smithsonian_institution_press_1999> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Agent/smithsonian_institution_press> ; # Smithsonian Institution Press
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=44526> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781560983736> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45732839> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Agent/smithsonian_institution_press> # Smithsonian Institution Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Smithsonian Institution Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Place/washington_d_c> # Washington, D.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Washington, D.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Series/smithsonian_history_of_aviation_series> # Smithsonian history of aviation series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45732839> ; # Tales of a war pilot
    schema:name "Smithsonian history of aviation series." ;
    schema:name "Smithsonian history of aviation series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1048629#Topic/technology_&_engineering_military_science> # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Military Science
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Military Science"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106348> # Korean War, 1950-1953--Aerial operations, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Korean War, 1950-1953--Aerial operations, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113567> # World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710199> # Military operations, Aerial--American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military operations, Aerial--American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/923988> # Fighter pilots
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fighter pilots"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/954587> # Helicopter pilots
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Helicopter pilots"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/988609> # Korean War (1950-1953)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Korean War (1950-1953)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/142489267> # United States. Air Force.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United States. Air Force." ;
    schema:name "United States. Air Force" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/240816367> # Richard C. Kirkland
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kirkland" ;
    schema:givenName "Richard C." ;
    schema:name "Richard C. Kirkland" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781560983736>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1560983736" ;
    schema:isbn "9781560983736" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39634032>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Tales of a war pilot." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45732839> ; # Tales of a war pilot
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.