Feathers, Flaps & Flops

Feathers, Flaps & Flops

Fabulous Early Fliers

Book - 2001
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Baker & Taylor
An introduction to the history of aeronautics includes the inventors of the hot-air balloon, the first flight across America, and the first to cross the Atlantic from east to west.

Baker
& Taylor

Highlights the people who attempted to defy gravity by using imagination, dedication, and daring, from "Wrong Way Corrigan" who was supposed to fly to California but ended up in Ireland and Beryl Markham, who was the first woman in Africa to receive a commercial pilot's license to Bessie Coleman, a notorious African-American stunt pilot.

Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, c2001
ISBN: 9780525464662
0525464662
Branch Call Number: 629.1309 Z193f 2001
629.1309 Z193f 2001 CHILD
Characteristics: 48 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Munro, Roxie - Illustrator
Alternative Title: Fabulous early fliers

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