The Resource Akron aviation, James I. Pryor II, (ebook)

Akron aviation, James I. Pryor II, (ebook)

Label
Akron aviation
Title
Akron aviation
Statement of responsibility
James I. Pryor II
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Contributor
Author
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Everyone loves a good adventure story. The history of Akron aviation provides all the real-life pathos of any adventure novel. It all began in 1875, when a young farmer named Jack C. Johnston launched himself and his balloon on one of the wildest flights ever recorded. In 1906, John Gammeter, an Akron inventor, built his own airplane and began making regular flights over the city. In Akron, the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company saw the future of air commerce and would go on to write its own chapter in aviation history on a global scale. The story of Akron aviation is one of incredible triumphs and unspeakable tragedies. It is the story of men and women determined to conquer the air. Akron aviation matured along with the city, and the two intertwined to become a major influence in northern Ohio as well as the country
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Pryor, James I.
Dewey number
629.1309/77/13/6
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft industry
  • Akron (Ohio)
Target audience
adult
Label
Akron aviation, James I. Pryor II, (ebook)
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Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781439644645
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11455820
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11455820
System control number
MWT11455820
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Akron aviation, James I. Pryor II, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781439644645
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11455820
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11455820
System control number
MWT11455820
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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