WorldCat Identities

Gaffney, Timothy R.

Overview
Works: 18 works in 35 publications in 2 languages and 4,981 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.G1195, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Timothy R Gaffney
 
Most widely held works by Timothy R Gaffney
Grandpa takes me to the moon by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child whose grandfather was an astronaut always asks Grandpa for a bedtime story in which the two of them blast off for the moon together
Chuck Yeager, first man to fly faster than sound by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the life of the country boy from West Virginia who became a great pilot, ending his career as an Air Force brigadier general with more than 10,000 hours of flying time in some 180 different aircraft
Kennedy Space Center by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history and work of the John F. Kennedy Space Center located on Merritt Island on the east coast of Florida
Edmund Hillary by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Edmund Hillary, whose love of snow, mountains, and the outdoor life culminated in his conquering the highest peak in the world
Wee and the Wright brothers by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rodent reporter from the "Mouse News" travels from Dayton, Ohio, to Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, to cover Wilbur and Orville Wright's historic 1903 flight
Hurricane hunters by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the missions and aircraft of the Air Force Reserve's 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, a.k.a. the Hurricane Hunters. Also discusses the fleet of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Secret spy satellites : America's eyes in space by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the development of spy satellites beginning with the Corona in the 1950s; includes information about space surveillance over the Soviet Union and secrecy of the program
Air show pilots and airplanes by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various stunts performed by pilots during air shows, such as rock-and-roll flying, as well as includes illustrations of the planes these pilots use
Jerrold Petrofsky : biomedical pioneer by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the achievements of a scientist at Wright State University who has learned to use electronic stimulation to help people paralyzed after spinal cord injuries recover enough to move and even walk again
Storm scientist : careers chasing severe weather by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores careers in weather science using several examples of real-life scientists"--Provided by publisher
Air safety : preventing future disasters by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of air safety, discussing air crashes, security, and the future of air safety
Amazing agricultural aircraft by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the world of agricultural aviation and the equipment that makes it possible, such as the Stearman, the Ag-Cat B-600, and the Air Tractor AT-802. Ag pilots describe their jobs, such as spraying chemicals on farm fileds to fertilize soil and and control harmful insects, and spreading the seeds for crops
Back in orbit : John Glenn's return to space by Scott Montgomery( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dayton flight factory : the Wright brothers & the birth of aviation by Timothy R Gaffney( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore the history of the Wright brothers in Dayton, Ohio, and their famous flight factory"--
Severe-storm scientists : chasing tornadoes and hurricanes by Jennifer Way( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses careers in storm science, including education, training, specialties, and salaries"--
Dayton Air Show : a photographic celebration by Ty Greenlees( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collections. leveled library( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leveled library for guided reading, features selections from a variety of genres. This collection provides for independent reading, extending theme concepts, and for assessment
 
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Grandpa takes me to the moon
Alternative Names
Gaffney, T.

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Wee and the Wright brothersHurricane huntersSecret spy satellites : America's eyes in spaceAir show pilots and airplanesStorm scientist : careers chasing severe weatherAir safety : preventing future disastersAmazing agricultural aircraftBack in orbit : John Glenn's return to spaceDayton Air Show : a photographic celebration