skip to content
George Washington and the first balloon flight. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

George Washington and the first balloon flight.

Author: Edmund Lindop
Publisher: Chicago, A. Whitman [©1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The story of young Jean Paul Blanchard, the brave French balloonist, and his ascent into space in a balloon on January, 1793, in Philadelphia. Among the spectators was George Washington.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: George Washington
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund Lindop
OCLC Number: 2395728
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) illustrations (some color) 24 cm
Responsibility: Pictures by Jane Carlson.

Abstract:

The story of young Jean Paul Blanchard, the brave French balloonist, and his ascent into space in a balloon on January, 1793, in Philadelphia. Among the spectators was George Washington.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2395728> # George Washington and the first balloon flight.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "2395728" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> ; # Chicago
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85011317> ; # Balloon ascensions
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/826119> ; # Balloon ascensions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5050731#Topic/balloons> ; # Balloons
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/31432428> ; # George Washington
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/fic/> ;
   schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2395728#Audience> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/67928710> ; # Edmund Lindop
   schema:datePublished "1964" ;
   schema:description "The story of young Jean Paul Blanchard, the brave French balloonist, and his ascent into space in a balloon on January, 1793, in Philadelphia. Among the spectators was George Washington."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/5050731> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "George Washington and the first balloon flight."@en ;
   schema:productID "2395728" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2395728#PublicationEvent/chicago_a_whitman_1964> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5050731#Agent/a_whitman> ; # A. Whitman
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2395728> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> # Chicago
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Chicago" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85011317> # Balloon ascensions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Balloon ascensions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/826119> # Balloon ascensions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Balloon ascensions"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/31432428> # George Washington
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1732" ;
   schema:deathDate "1799" ;
   schema:familyName "Washington" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Washington" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/67928710> # Edmund Lindop
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Lindop" ;
   schema:givenName "Edmund" ;
   schema:name "Edmund Lindop" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.