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Women Who Fly

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4.3 out of 5
Based on 3 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
In the early days of flight, it was thought that flying was too dangerous to risk losing women who were wives and mothers. Against the odds, women sought out pilots who would give them flying lessons. Many, like Harriet Quimby, Matilde Moisant, Amelia Earhart, Emily Warner, Sally Ride, and Eileen Collins (the first female space shuttle commander), proved that women have the skills, courage, and de... More
Book Information
PublisherPelican Publishing Company, Inc.
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages96
ISBN-101589801601
ISBN-13978-1589801608
Publication Date02/29/2004
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About Lynn M. Homan (Author) : Lynn M. Homan is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Lynn M. Homan include Women Who Fly, Girls Fly!, Tuskegee Airmen: American Heroes, and The Tuskegee Airmen Story.
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About Thomas Reilly (Author) : Thomas Reilly is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Thomas Reilly include Women Who Fly, Girls Fly!, Tuskegee Airmen: American Heroes, and The Tuskegee Airmen Sto... more
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About Eileen Collins (Foreword) : Eileen Collins is credited in children's books. A published credit of Eileen Collins is Women Who Fly.
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About Rosalie M. Shepherd (Illustrator) : Rosalie M. Shepherd is a published illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Rosalie M. Shepherd include Women Who Fly, Clarence Thomas: Fighter With Words, Girls Fly!.
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