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American women and flight since 1940

Author: Deborah G Douglas; Amy E Foster
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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American women have been involved in flight from the beginning, but until 1940, most people believed women could not fly. Here, Deborah G. Douglas introduces a host of determined women who overcame  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah G Douglas; Amy E Foster
ISBN: 0813190738 9780813190730
OCLC Number: 52127438
Description: xi, 359 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Can women fly? American women in aviation during World War II --
Should women fly? American women in aviation during the second half of the Twentieth Century --
Statistics for American women and flight.
Responsibility: Deborah G. Douglas, with the assistance of Amy E. Foster, Alan D. Meyer, and Lucy B. Young.
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"While extolling women's myriad accomplishments in aviation, Douglas asks if aviation in the 21st century will finally reshape itself to truly accept and accommodate women or will it still be up to Read more...

 
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