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The Resource The man who saved Smithy : fighter pilot, pioneer aviator, hero - the life of Sir Gordon Taylor MC, GC, Rick Searle

The man who saved Smithy : fighter pilot, pioneer aviator, hero - the life of Sir Gordon Taylor MC, GC, Rick Searle

Label
The man who saved Smithy : fighter pilot, pioneer aviator, hero - the life of Sir Gordon Taylor MC, GC
Title
The man who saved Smithy
Title remainder
fighter pilot, pioneer aviator, hero - the life of Sir Gordon Taylor MC, GC
Statement of responsibility
Rick Searle
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Patrick Gordon 'Bill' Taylor was a pioneer of Australian aviation. As a fighter pilot during the First World War, he was awarded the Military Cross and discovered a life-long passion for flight and air navigation. Returning to Australia after the war, he became a close friend of Charles Kingsford Smith; they went on to form an incredible flying partnership, setting records around the globe
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Searle, Rick
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taylor, Patrick Gordon
  • Kingsford Smith, Charles
  • Southern Cross (Airplane)
  • Air pilots
  • Aeronautics
Target audience
adult
Label
The man who saved Smithy : fighter pilot, pioneer aviator, hero - the life of Sir Gordon Taylor MC, GC, Rick Searle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
384 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781760113407
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a130668
  • (Sirsi) a130668
Label
The man who saved Smithy : fighter pilot, pioneer aviator, hero - the life of Sir Gordon Taylor MC, GC, Rick Searle
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
384 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781760113407
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a130668
  • (Sirsi) a130668

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