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The Resource Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca

Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca

Label
Soar, Elinor!
Title
Soar, Elinor!
Statement of responsibility
Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Elinor Smith, who first flew in a "flying machine" when she was six, earns her aviation license at the age of sixteen in 1928, and when male pilots and newspapermen mock her abilities, she performs the daring maneuver of flying under all four of New York City's East River bridges
Summary
Chronicles the life of of a woman who not only earned her pilot's license at a time when people thought women shouldn't pilot planes, but also performed a risky stunt in the skies of New York City to prove that she had what it takes to fly
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384587
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Tami Lewis
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • B
  • 926.913092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
004-008
LC call number
TL540.S64
LC item number
B76 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Roca, François
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Elinor
  • Smith, Elinor
  • Air pilots
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Women air pilots
Target audience
preschool
Label
Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371159
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008030405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)233697478
  • (OCoLC)ocn233697478
Label
Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371159
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008030405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)233697478
  • (OCoLC)ocn233697478

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