Fly girls : how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history / Keith O'Brien
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Description
xiv, 338 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
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"An Eamon Dolan Book."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [270]-327) and index.
Contents
The miracle of Wichita -- Devotedly, Ruth -- Real and natural, every inch -- The fortune of the air -- The fairest of the brave and the bravest of the fair -- Flying salesgirls -- The right sort of girl -- City of destiny -- If this is to be a derby -- There is only one Cleveland -- Good eggs -- Mr. Putnam and me -- Law of fate -- Give a girl credit -- Grudge flight -- Spetakkel -- All things being equal -- That's what I think of wives flying -- They'll be in our hair -- Playing hunches -- A woman couldn't win -- The top of the hill.
Summary
"High adventure and high ideals merge when a corps of intrepid female aviators battle to take part in the hugely popular air shows of the 1920s and 1930s. Ultimately, one of our heroines would win a race that earned her the right to be called America's best pilot"-- Provided by publisher.
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Online version: O'Brien, Keith, 1973- author. Fly girls Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018 9781328876720 (DLC) 2018026392
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9781328876645 (hardcover)
1328876640 (hardcover)
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