The glorious flight

across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909 by Alice Provensen

Publisher: Viking Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 39 Downloads: 866
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Subjects:

  • Blériot, Louis, -- 1872-1936 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Air pilots -- Juvenile literature,
  • Airplanes -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature

About the Edition

A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which crossed the English Channel in thirty-seven minutes in the early 1900"s.

Edition Notes

j-113,338

StatementAlice and Martin Provensen.
GenreJuvenile literature
ContributionsProvensen, Martin.
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23256652M
ISBN 100670342599

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Kit includes 4 copies of the softcover book and a CD that narrates the story. Book is 40 pages.