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Born to fly : the first women's air race across America

Sheinkin, Steve, author.

New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2019.

276 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm

"National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin tells the story of the 1929 Women's Air Derby, the first official all-female air race in the U.S."-- Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9781626721302 (hbk.)

LC Call No:

GV759.2.P74 S54 2019

Dewey Class No:

797.5/2 23

Author:

Sheinkin, Steve, author.

Title:

Born to fly : the first women's air race across America / Steve Sheinkin ; illustrations by Bijou Karman.

VaryingTitle:

Born to fly : the 1st women's air race across America

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

276 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-260) and index.

Summary:

"National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin tells the story of the 1929 Women's Air Derby, the first official all-female air race in the U.S."-- Provided by publisher.

Subject:

Powder Puff Derby--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Powder Puff Derby.

Subject:

Women air pilots--United States--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Airplane racing--United States--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Women air pilots--History.

Subject:

Air pilots--History.

Subject:

Airplane racing--History.

AE:PersName:

Karman, Bijou, illustrator.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Born to fly -- Racing to the sky -- Golden age -- Dreams and nightmares -- Racing across the Atlantic -- Pushing limits -- Racing for records -- The Women's Air Derby -- Why we fly -- Starting line -- San Bernardino -- Troubles begin -- Marvel -- Critics attack -- Across Texas -- Back to Wichita -- The grind -- Finish line -- Racing the Atlantic, the sequel -- Epilogue : the race goes on.
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    $c   Provided by publisher.
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