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The Resource Race through the skies : the week the world learned to fly, Martin W. Sandler

Race through the skies : the week the world learned to fly, Martin W. Sandler

Label
Race through the skies : the week the world learned to fly
Title
Race through the skies
Title remainder
the week the world learned to fly
Statement of responsibility
Martin W. Sandler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1903, the Wright brothers made three brief flights, and no one was there to watch them. Six years later, Wilbur Wright traveled to Europe to evangelicize about aviation and raise money for patents--and the world got aviation fever. That summer, a group of champagne companies organized the first ever international air meet in Rheims, France. They knew they could throw a great party and sell a lot of champagne. They didn't know that this single week would change the course of aviation history. Through remarkable photographs, firsthand accounts, and lively narrative, Marty Sandler tells the story of how the Grande Semaine d'Aviation de la Champagne marked the public introduction to flight."--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sandler, Martin W
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-14
  • Grades 4-6
Intended audience source
  • Bloomsbury Children's Books
  • Bloomsbury Children's Books
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Wright, Orville
  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Wright, Orville
  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Wright, Orville
  • Wright, Wilbur
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Race through the skies : the week the world learned to fly, Martin W. Sandler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1135106406
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
v, 185 pages
Isbn
9781547603442
Lccn
2019046005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1135106406
Label
Race through the skies : the week the world learned to fly, Martin W. Sandler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1135106406
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
v, 185 pages
Isbn
9781547603442
Lccn
2019046005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1135106406

Library Locations

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      37.0841169 -88.5988375
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