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The Resource The sound of wings : the life of Amelia Earhart, Mary S. Lovell

The sound of wings : the life of Amelia Earhart, Mary S. Lovell

Label
The sound of wings : the life of Amelia Earhart
Title
The sound of wings
Title remainder
the life of Amelia Earhart
Statement of responsibility
Mary S. Lovell
Title variation
Life of Amelia Earhart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes Earhart's tomboy childhood, her early fascination with airplanes, the impact of Lindbergh's 1927 transatlantic flight on her life, and her disappearance in 1937
Summary
A revealing profile depicts Earhart's tomboy childhood in Kansas, her close relationship with her alcoholic father, and her meeting and subsequent married life with publisher G.P. Putnam
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
Biography type
individual biography
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211586
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School, November 1997
  • Wilson's Public Library, April 2005
  • Booklist starred, July 2009
  • Booklist, January 1998
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Public Library
  • Booklist starred
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Lovell, Mary S
Dewey number
  • 629.13/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
TL540.E3
LC item number
L68 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Earhart, Amelia
  • Air pilots
  • Earhart, Amelia
  • Air pilots
Target audience
adult
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the life of Amelia Earhart
Label
The sound of wings : the life of Amelia Earhart, Mary S. Lovell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by Century Hutchinson Ltd."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [365]-412) and index
Control code
21406608
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 419 p.
Isbn
9780312051600
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89034935
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (rplri)24000
  • (IMchF)fol00396137
Label
The sound of wings : the life of Amelia Earhart, Mary S. Lovell
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by Century Hutchinson Ltd."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [365]-412) and index
Control code
21406608
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 419 p.
Isbn
9780312051600
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89034935
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (rplri)24000
  • (IMchF)fol00396137

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