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Viewing Entry - Slide rule (E16056)
by Shute, Nevil

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Overview

TitleSlide rule : the autobiography of an engineer
Author / Responsible partyShute, Nevil
CollectionNonfiction
GenreAutobiography.
TopicsAutobiography. Shute, Nevil, -- 1899-1960. Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography. Novelists, English. Aeronautical engineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.
Published2021

Summary

Nevil Shute was a power and a pioneer in the world of flying long before he began to write the stories that made him a bestselling novelist. This autobiography charts Shute's path from childhood to his career as a gifted aeronautical engineer working at the forefront of the technological experimentation of the 1920s and 30s.

Additional Information

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System control numberE16056
Original Print PublisherHouse of Stratus, 1954.
Narrator NameMichael Tudor Barnes.
Participant or performer noteMichael Tudor Barnes.
Narrators GenderMale narrator