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Amelia Earhart - first lady of the skies

Nicholas Brasch

Amelia Earhart - first lady of the skies

Fast tracks.

by Nicholas Brasch

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Published by Kingscourt/McGraw-Hill in Maidenhead .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesFast tracks.
The Physical Object
Pagination60p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19412129M
ISBN 100077103475

Amelia Earhart (âr´härt), –, American aviator, b. Atchison, Kans. She was the first woman to cross the Atlantic by airplane () and the first woman to make a solo flight across the Atlantic (). She was also the first person to fly alone from Honolulu to California and to solo nonstop from California to Mexico (both: ). Amelia Earhart: First Lady of Flight by Jan Parr and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Amelia Earhart: First Lady of Flight Book Report Biographies by Parr, Jan - AbeBooks.

The George Palmer Putnam Collection of Amelia Earhart Papers at Purdue University Library, Special Collections is the world's largest, most comprehensive repository of materials relating to the life, career and mysterious disappearance of this famous aviatrix. The collection includes manuscripts, personal letters, correspondence, log books, poems, photographs, clothing, maps, medals and scrap. Get this from a library! Amelia Earhart: first lady of flight. [Jan Parr] -- Examines the life and disappearance of the pilot who was the first woman to cross the Atlantic in a plane by herself.

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Inshe also became the first woman to fly across the Pacific. Earhart wrote a book about the flight, which she named 20 Hrs. 40 Min., went on an exhausting lecture tour in the winter ofand became an associate editor of Cosmopolitan magazine.

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