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The Resource Charles A. Lindbergh : a human hero, James Cross Giblin

Charles A. Lindbergh : a human hero, James Cross Giblin

Label
Charles A. Lindbergh : a human hero
Title
Charles A. Lindbergh
Title remainder
a human hero
Statement of responsibility
James Cross Giblin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the pilot whose life was full of controversy and tragedy, but also fulfilling achievements
Summary
A biography of the pilot whose life was full of controversy and tragedy, but also fulfilling achievements
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1997
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1998
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1997.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178894
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giblin, James
Dewey number
  • 629.13/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1140
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TL540.L5
LC item number
G53 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1140
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lindbergh, Charles A.
  • Lindbergh, Charles A.
  • Air pilots
  • Air pilots
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a human hero
Label
Charles A. Lindbergh : a human hero, James Cross Giblin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-205) and index
Contents
Driver at eleven -- Cycling near the edge -- Wingwalking -- Army pilot -- Flying the mail -- Looking for a plane -- Spirit of St. Louis -- Who will be first -- Out over the Atlantic -- On to Paris -- Hero's welcome -- One cheering crowd after another -- Anne Morrow -- Lovers and copilots -- "They've stolen our baby" -- "That is my son" -- Another flight and an arrest -- "Trial of the Century" -- Hero in exile -- German medal -- Speaking out -- America first -- "I would rather have birds than airplanes"
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9780395633892
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96009501
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780395633892
  • (OCoLC)34989938
Label
Charles A. Lindbergh : a human hero, James Cross Giblin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-205) and index
Contents
Driver at eleven -- Cycling near the edge -- Wingwalking -- Army pilot -- Flying the mail -- Looking for a plane -- Spirit of St. Louis -- Who will be first -- Out over the Atlantic -- On to Paris -- Hero's welcome -- One cheering crowd after another -- Anne Morrow -- Lovers and copilots -- "They've stolen our baby" -- "That is my son" -- Another flight and an arrest -- "Trial of the Century" -- Hero in exile -- German medal -- Speaking out -- America first -- "I would rather have birds than airplanes"
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9780395633892
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96009501
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780395633892
  • (OCoLC)34989938

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