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The Resource Leaving Earth : a novel, Helen Humphreys

Leaving Earth : a novel, Helen Humphreys

Label
Leaving Earth : a novel
Title
Leaving Earth
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Helen Humphreys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two women aviators in 1933 set out to break a flight endurance record by circling over Toronto for 25 days, refuelling in mid-air. The novel describes the way the women live in the open cockpit and the bond that forms as they brave fatigue, weather and mechanical trouble. A first novel
Award
  • Toronto Book Awards, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035385
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Humphreys, Helen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.H822
LC item number
L43 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women air pilots
  • Endurance flights
  • Female friendship
  • Jewish girls
  • Toronto (Ont.)
  • Endurance flights
  • Female friendship
  • Jewish girls
  • Women
  • Women air pilots
  • Ontario
Label
Leaving Earth : a novel, Helen Humphreys
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
Control code
ocm38521455
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780805059571
Lccn
98013088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)38521455
Label
Leaving Earth : a novel, Helen Humphreys
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38521455
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780805059571
Lccn
98013088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)38521455

Library Locations

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