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Come fly the world : the jet-age story of the women of Pan Am / Julia Cooke.

Cooke, Julia, (author.).

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  • 10 of 18 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Sherman Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Sherman Library 387.7 COO (Text to phone) 34060149335295 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 05/18/2021

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A jet-age job -- Horizons unlimited -- A woman in uniform -- Pipeline to paradise -- Foreign service -- Pan Am was the American flag -- Unequivocally in the world -- One, two, three, what are we fighting for? -- What do you women want? -- I'm okay, you're okay -- Open skies for Negro girls -- She's so busy being free -- Splendid capitalist airplanes -- De facto feminist -- A matter of serious and continuing concern -- An extension of the airline -- Everything flyable -- War comes aboard -- The most incredible scene -- The only lonely place was on the moon.
Summary, etc.:
"A lively, unexpected portrait of the jet-age stewardesses serving on iconic Pan Am airways between 1966 and 1975"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Pan American World Airways, Inc > History.
Pan American World Airways, Inc > Employees > Biography.
Flight attendants > United States > History > 20th century.
Flight attendants > United States > Biography.
Sex role in the work environment > United States.
Genre: Biographies.

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