Sky Pioneer: A Photobiography of Amelia Earhart (Photographies)

by Corinne Szabo

Hardcover, 1997

Status

Available

Local notes

921 EAR

Barcode

5658

Collection

Publication

National Geographic Children's Books (1997), 64 pages. Purchased in 2009. $16.00.

Description

A biography, with numerous photographs and quotes from Earhart herself, tracing this determined woman's life and interest in flying.

Awards

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

64 p.; 9.28 inches

User reviews

LibraryThing member jfe16
This biography of aviatrix Amelia Earhart celebrates her determination, her adventurous spirit, and her skill as a record-breaking pilot with quotations, excerpts from her journals, and pictures from throughout her life.

Maps show Earhart’s final journey; theories regarding her disappearance, a
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chronology, and a bibliography are also included.

Published by special arrangement with the National Geographic Society, this oversize paperback book with its larger typeface is a leveled reader for grades five through seven, ages nine through twelve.

Highly recommended for readers interested in aviation history, women pilots, biographies, famous women, and/or Amelia Earhart.
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Pages

64

Rating

½ (4 ratings; 4.5)
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