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A Picture Book Of Amelia Earhart
 

A Picture Book Of Amelia Earhart (Paperback)

By Adler, David A.

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When Amelia Earhart was eleven, she saw her first airplane. At the time she thought it was not at all interesting. Despite this beginning, Amelia would go on to become one of the most famous aviators of her day. Never conventional, she grew up playing football and later studied a...utomobile-engine repair. But she was planning a career in medical research, when on Christmas Day, 1920, she took her first plane ride -- a ride that changed her life. She bought her first plane the following year, and by 1928 became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia Earhart went on to have many more flying adventures, but perhaps her best known flight is the one from which she never returned. When she disappeared mysteriously, Amelia Earhart was considered a hero.
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ISBN 9780823440566
Released NZ 15 Sep 2018
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Paperback
Availability
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ISBN-13 9780823440566
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Holiday House Inc
Released 15 Sep 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Adler, David A.
Category Reference
General Picture Books
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 202mm
Height: 240mm
Spine: 4mm
Dewey Code 629.13092
Weight 128g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
Library of Congress Women air pilots - Biography - Pictorial works - Juvenile literature - United States, Air pilots - Biography - Pictorial works - Juvenile literature - United States
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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