Chuck Yeager and the Bell X-1
Breaking the Sound BarrierBook - 2006
As well as telling the story of how Chuck Yeager reached a momentous achievement, this book also profiles the life of a man who became an American hero and celebrity. It is split into five chapters detailing each topic: 'The Man', 'The Aircraft', 'The Engine', 'The Flights', and 'The Celebrity Hero'.
Publisher: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum ;� Washington, D.C. : 2006
Branch Call Number: ANF 623.746048092 PISA
Characteristics: 144 p. : ill. ; 27 cm