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The fun of it : random records of my own flying and of women in aviation

Author: Amelia Earhart
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Academy Press, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first woman to solo across the Atlantic recalls her youth, early encounters with flying, career as a pilot, and feminine pioneers in aviation.
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Named Person: Amelia Earhart; Amelia Earhart; Amelia Earhart
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amelia Earhart
ISBN: 0915864568 9780915864560 091586455X 9780915864553
OCLC Number: 3380392
Notes: Reprint of the 1932 ed. published by Harcourt Brace, New York.
Description: 218 pages, [15] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: Growing up here and there --
Aviation and I get together --
When you learn to fly --
Joy hopping and other things --
Across the Atlantic with the friendship --
Vagabonding --
"What to do next?" --
Aviation as it is --
"Doc" Kimball --
Experimenting again --
Women and aviation --
We take to the air --
Some feminine flyers --
Twentieth century pioneers --
The first women aeronauts --
Air trails of the future --
Across the Atlantic-solo.
Responsibility: by Amelia Earhart.

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The first woman to solo across the Atlantic recalls her youth, early encounters with flying, career as a pilot, and feminine pioneers in aviation.

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