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Alice across America : the story of the first women's cross-country road trip

Author: Sarah Glenn Marsh; Gilbert Ford
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The inspiring true story of Alice Ramsey, the first woman to drive a car across America in 1909."
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Informational works
Creative nonfiction
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Alice Ramsey; Alice Ramsey; Alice Ramsey
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Glenn Marsh; Gilbert Ford
ISBN: 9781250297020 1250297028
OCLC Number: 1099539694
Notes: "Christy Ottaviano Books."
Color maps on endpapers
Target Audience: Ages 5-9.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Story of the first women's cross-country road trip
Responsibility: Sarah Glenn Marsh ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford.

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Writer Sarah Glenn Marsh and illustrator Gilbert Ford's Alice Across America is a nonfiction picture book account of maverick Alice Ramsey, the first woman to drive a car across America in 1909.  Read more...

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"A fun and fascinating story that includes many favorites: cars, strong women, and little-known historical facts. A must-have for a school or public library collection." --School Library Journal, Read more...

 
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This story about a lady named Alice and her 3 friends is amazing, and it shows what can be done when you set your mind on something. These women were the first to travel by car across the United States, and their story is fascinating. Not only were they able to see and do a lot in their travels, but...
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