Chuck Yeager loved to fly. His determination led him to be a fighter and test pilot. He flew as often as he could in any craft he could. Eventually, he became the expert on military aircraft. He knew just what each plane could do, and more importantly, what it couldnat. As important as knowing how far he could push a plane, he also knew when to pull back. His pioneering efforts in breaking the sound barrier made modern aviation and space exploration possible.He constantly pushed the limits by flying more and flying harder than any other pilot did. Within a few months, ... Flying was all he wanted to do. Nothing coulda#39;ve made ... Fighting occurred all over the globe and the toll was hugeaabout 55.5 million people lost their lives in the war. There were two ... them, Chuck and. Chuck and Glennis met in California while Chuck was in Breaking the Sound Barrieranbsp;...
|Title||:||Breaking the Sound Barrier: The Story of Chuck Yeager|
|Author||:||Susan Sales Harkins|
|Publisher||:||Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc. - 2005-09-01|