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The Resource Soaring on the wings of a dream : the struggles & adventures of the "first black astronaut" candidate, Ed Dwight

Soaring on the wings of a dream : the struggles & adventures of the "first black astronaut" candidate, Ed Dwight

Label
Soaring on the wings of a dream : the struggles & adventures of the "first black astronaut" candidate
Title
Soaring on the wings of a dream
Title remainder
the struggles & adventures of the "first black astronaut" candidate
Statement of responsibility
Ed Dwight
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ed Dwight's story is truly one of inspiration. Born at the height of the depression, Dwight takes us from his upbringing through his journey on becoming America's first African American astronaut candidate. He navigates his way through the racially charged astronaut program, onto becoming one of America's most prolific sculptors of our time
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MOC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dwight, Edward
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Astronauts
Label
Soaring on the wings of a dream : the struggles & adventures of the "first black astronaut" candidate, Ed Dwight
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Part I. Family values -- Part II. The U.S. Air Force -- Part III. The real stuff -- Part IV. The dossier -- Part V. Overcoming the challenge -- Epilogue -- Appendix
Control code
2019RAA091701
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 442 pages 16 leaves
Isbn
9780984149506
Lccn
2009907492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Soaring on the wings of a dream : the struggles & adventures of the "first black astronaut" candidate, Ed Dwight
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Part I. Family values -- Part II. The U.S. Air Force -- Part III. The real stuff -- Part IV. The dossier -- Part V. Overcoming the challenge -- Epilogue -- Appendix
Control code
2019RAA091701
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 442 pages 16 leaves
Isbn
9780984149506
Lccn
2009907492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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