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The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909

Author: Alice Provensen; Martin Provensen; Viking Press.
Publisher: New York : The Viking Press, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Blériot XI, which crossed the English Channel in thirty-seven minutes in the early 1900s.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Caldecott Medal
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Provensen, Alice.
Glorious flight.
New York : Viking Press, ©1983
(OCoLC)649935415
Named Person: Louis Blériot; Louis Blériot; Louis Blériot
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Provensen; Martin Provensen; Viking Press.
ISBN: 0670342599 9780670342594
OCLC Number: 8430315
Notes: Art techniques used: Sepia toned acrylic, pen and ink illustrations with folk like, stylized characters.
Awards: Caldecott Medal, 1984.
Target Audience: 460
Description: 39 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 27 cm.
Responsibility: Alice and Martin Provensen.
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A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Blériot XI, which crossed the English Channel in thirty-seven minutes in the early 1900s.

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