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2 edition of Amelia Earhart. found in the catalog.

Amelia Earhart.

Burke Davis

Amelia Earhart.

by Burke Davis

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937.,
  • Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937.,
  • Air pilots.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the aviation pioneer who was the first woman to fly alone across the Atlantic.

    Edition Notes

    SeriesLives to remember
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL540.E3 D39
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4770604M
    LC Control Number78170073

    The partial skeleton of a castaway found in the s on the Pacific island Nikumaroro shows some similarities to Amelia Earhart, scientists say. Though extensive searches have failed to turn up the bones, scientists have found a record of the bones’ measurements taken by a British doctor in , they said. About I am Amelia Earhart. We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this lively, collectible picture book biography series from New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer. “Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it,” Brad Meltzer realized, and so he envisioned this friendly, fun approach to biography – for his own kids, and for yours.

    Amelia Earhart was a fiesty 11 year old when she saw her first airshow. Little did she know that a passing fancy for airplanes would develop into a full-throttled passion. As a committed social worker, feminist, and record-breaking female pilot, Amelia flew right into American hearts-and her disappearance remains one of our greatest mysteries.   Amelia Mary Earhart was born in Atchison, Kansas, in , six years before the Wright Brothers first took flight. In her book Last Flight, she wrote that she saw her first airplane in Author: Matt Blitz.

    The American aviator Amelia Earhart remains the world's best-known woman pilot even long after her mysterious disappearance during a round-the-world flight in Childhood in the Midwest Amelia Mary Earhart was born on J , the daughter of Edwin and Amy Otis Earhart. Later, I published our first book on Amelia Earhart with a member of the 73rd. The preface for that book was written by Paul Rafford, Jr., a former Pan Am radio engineer. Over time, Paul showed me the vast amount of information that he had collected on Earhart's .


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