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Canadian women in the sky : 100 years of flight

Author: Elizabeth Gillan Muir
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Canadian Women in the Sky traces a century of Canadian women's progress in aviation and space flight. From the first woman to climb on aboard a flying machine as a passenger to a female astronaut's second visit to the International Space Station, these women cracked the sky-blue glass ceiling to achieve their dreams."--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:Muir, Elizabeth Gillan, 1934-
Canadian women in the sky.
(CaOONL)20159050340
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Gillan Muir
ISBN: 9781459731899 1459731891 9781459731875 1459731875
OCLC Number: 915263903
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction --
Before there were planes --
The early years --
Dreams can come true --
During the Second World War --
New opportunities --
Afterword --
Appendix Milestones in aviation.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Gillan Muir.
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This is a timely book. As a Canadian astronaut, I have had the privilege of working with astronauts Roberta Bondar and Julie Payette. I am proud to have worked with such accomplished women and I am Read more...

 
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