Charles Lindbergh and the Spirit of St. Louis in American History

Charles Lindbergh and the Spirit of St. Louis in American History

by Zachary Kent
     
 

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This book will inspire all great adventurers because the real spirit of St. Louis was the young Charles Lindbergh himself. An indifferent student, Lindbergh rode one of the country's first motorcycles off to aviation school in 1916 to pursue his passion for flying. He was a wingwalker and a stunt jumper, had numerous crashes, and delivered mail. He learned to do

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This book will inspire all great adventurers because the real spirit of St. Louis was the young Charles Lindbergh himself. An indifferent student, Lindbergh rode one of the country's first motorcycles off to aviation school in 1916 to pursue his passion for flying. He was a wingwalker and a stunt jumper, had numerous crashes, and delivered mail. He learned to do everything, including repairing wood and paper wings, and navigating by the stars.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780382397547
Publisher:
Silver Burdett Press
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Series:
American Events Ser.
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
7.89(w) x 10.03(h) x 0.24(d)
Age Range:
13 - 17 Years

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