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Overview


Autobiography of the famous flyer which describes her own ambitions to become a pilot and offers advice to others.

The first woman to solo across the Atlantic recalls her youth, early encounters with flying, career as a pilot, and feminine pioneers in aviation.

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"Miss Earhart knows a great deal about aviation, especially as arts and business and her pages are full of experiences, the information, the little things and the big things the public likes to know about."
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"... an account of the vibrant aviator's childhood, her fascination with aviation, and her life through her 1932 flight across the Atlantic." — Booklist

Library Journal
Released in 1932, five years before Earhart sped down a runway never to return, the aviatrix's own story also chronicles other women pilots' historic role in the early development of aviation. Copyright 2006 Reed Business Information.
NY Times Book Review
"Her pages are full of the experiences, the information, the little things and the big things the public likes to know about."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780915864553
  • Publisher: Chicago Review Press, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 4/1/2006
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 219
  • Sales rank: 372,173
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

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