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The Resource Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca

Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca

Label
Soar, Elinor!
Title
Soar, Elinor!
Statement of responsibility
Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Elinor Smith, who first flew in a "flying machine" when she was six, earns her aviation license at the age of sixteen in 1928, and when male pilots and newspapermen mock her abilities, she performs the daring maneuver of flying under all four of New York City's East River bridges
Summary
Chronicles the life of of a woman who not only earned her pilot's license at a time when people thought women shouldn't pilot planes, but also performed a risky stunt in the skies of New York City to prove that she had what it takes to fly
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384587
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • For ages 4-8
  • AD 780
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
TL540.S64
LC item number
B76 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm233697478
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371159
Lccn
2008030405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)233697478
  • (Sirsi) a1062023
Label
Soar, Elinor!, Tami Lewis Brown ; pictures by François Roca
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm233697478
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371159
Lccn
2008030405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)233697478
  • (Sirsi) a1062023

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