Lighter Than Air

Lighter Than Air

Sophie Blanchard, the First Woman Pilot

Book - 2017
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Shares the life of the first female to work as a professional balloonist, a woman who made more than sixty ascents until her death in an aviation accident in 1819.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9780763677329
Branch Call Number: Ju B Bla
Additional Contributors: Tavares, Matt - Illustrator


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AL_ALYX May 14, 2017

I really enjoyed this one! The illustrations were fun and the text was very informative. I thought that the author's message of this mighty woman echoed throughout each page of the text. Great for a read aloud or a child fascinated with things that go in the air!


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