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Film, Video Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute & the Transportation Revolution

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Title

  • Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute & the Transportation Revolution

Summary

  • Drawing heavily on the rich aeronautical archives of the Library of Congress, including personal correspondence, "Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute and the Transportation Revolution" is the first detailed examination of French-born and self-trained civil engineer Octave Chanute's life and his immeasurable contributions to engineering and transportation, from the ground-transportation revolution of the mid-19th century to the early days of aviation.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • Library of Congress. Center for the Book, sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2012-02-29.

Headings

  • -  Biography, History
  • -  Science, Technology
  • -  Technology, Industry

Notes

  • -  Classification: History (General) and History of Europe.
  • -  Classification: History: America.
  • -  Classification: Technology.
  • -  Simine Short.
  • -  Recorded on 2012-02-29.
  • -  Kids, Families.
  • -  Researchers.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021688812

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Center For The Book. Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute & the Transportation Revolution. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-29, 2012. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021688812/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & Library Of Congress. Center For The Book, S. B. (2012) Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute & the Transportation Revolution. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-29. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021688812/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Center For The Book. Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute & the Transportation Revolution. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-29, 2012. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021688812/>.