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The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot July 25, 1909 - Alice Provensen, Martin Provensen
The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot July 25, 1909
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"This book . . . recounts the persistence of a Frenchman, Louis, to build a flying machine to cross the English Channel. . . . The text is succinct, caption-like in its directness and brevity. . . . The paintings . . . add the necessary texture and tone to this marriage. This is vintage... show more
"This book . . . recounts the persistence of a Frenchman, Louis, to build a flying machine to cross the English Channel. . . . The text is succinct, caption-like in its directness and brevity. . . . The paintings . . . add the necessary texture and tone to this marriage. This is vintage Provensen."--School Library Journal. Caldecott Medal.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780140507294 (0140507299)
Publisher: Puffin
Pages no: 39
Edition language: English
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The Glorious Flight Across the Channel with Louis Blériot by Alice and Martin Provensen This is the story of Louis Blériot, who was the first person to fly across the English Channel in the early 1900s. After seeing the first air ship crossing over the city of Cambrai, in France, Louis Blériot dec...
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