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Jackie Cochran : an autobiography

Author: Jacqueline Cochran; Maryann Bucknum Brinley
Publisher: Toronto ; New York : Bantam Books, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the time of her death, Jacqueline Cochran held more speed, altitude, and distance records than any other pilot, male or female, in aviation history. In World War II she was a founder and head of the Women's Air Force Service Pilot (WASP) program and became the first female pilot to fly faster than the speed of sound.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Jacqueline Cochran; Jacqueline Cochran; Jacqueline Cochran
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Cochran; Maryann Bucknum Brinley
ISBN: 055305211X 9780553052114 059301474X 9780593014745
OCLC Number: 15428885
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 358 pages, [24] pages of plates : portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jacqueline Cochran & Maryann Bucknum Brinley.

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At the time of her death, Jacqueline Cochran held more speed, altitude, and distance records than any other pilot, male or female, in aviation history. In World War II she was a founder and head of the Women's Air Force Service Pilot (WASP) program and became the first female pilot to fly faster than the speed of sound.

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