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The Resource Amelia Earhart, heroine of the skies, by Shannon Garst, illustrated by E. Joseph Dreany

Amelia Earhart, heroine of the skies, by Shannon Garst, illustrated by E. Joseph Dreany

Label
Amelia Earhart, heroine of the skies
Title
Amelia Earhart, heroine of the skies
Statement of responsibility
by Shannon Garst, illustrated by E. Joseph Dreany
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the aviatrix who, as an adolescent, chose to be an individualist; as a flier, was both the first woman to fly the Atlantic alone and the first to cross the United States alone; and, as a practical scientist, was interested in the effects of flight on the human mind and body
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1981
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garst, Shannon
Dewey number
  • 629.13/0924
  • B
  • 92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL540.E3
LC item number
G3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dreany, E. Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earhart, Amelia
  • Earhart, Amelia
  • Earhart, Amelia
  • Women air pilots
  • Women air pilots
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amelia Earhart, heroine of the skies, by Shannon Garst, illustrated by E. Joseph Dreany
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, pages 181-183, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The girl in brown who walks alone" -- Childhood adventures -- Everything was fun -- Gates ajar to new worlds -- Up in the air -- Sprouting wings -- At Denison House -- Prelude to adventure -- Hooray for adventure! -- She woke up famous -- Vagabond of the air -- Career woman -- First aurogiro flight -- Lone Atlantic flight -- Honor galore -- Two first ladies adventure it -- A person of strong views -- An eventful year -- Friends and incidents -- New worlds to conquer! -- Off to the great adventure -- A setback and a fresh start -- Strange worlds
Control code
ocm13665487
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 191 pages
Lccn
47002340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
12561
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)13665487
Label
Amelia Earhart, heroine of the skies, by Shannon Garst, illustrated by E. Joseph Dreany
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, pages 181-183, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The girl in brown who walks alone" -- Childhood adventures -- Everything was fun -- Gates ajar to new worlds -- Up in the air -- Sprouting wings -- At Denison House -- Prelude to adventure -- Hooray for adventure! -- She woke up famous -- Vagabond of the air -- Career woman -- First aurogiro flight -- Lone Atlantic flight -- Honor galore -- Two first ladies adventure it -- A person of strong views -- An eventful year -- Friends and incidents -- New worlds to conquer! -- Off to the great adventure -- A setback and a fresh start -- Strange worlds
Control code
ocm13665487
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 191 pages
Lccn
47002340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
12561
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)13665487

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