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9781534404106

Fly girls : the daring American women pilots who helped win WWII

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First edition.

"In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fighter pilots who answered their country's call in its time of need during World War II." --WorldCat.

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Dansville Public Library J 940.54 PEA (Text)
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Newark Public Library J 940.54 PEA (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534404106
  • ISBN: 1534404104
  • Physical Description: 198 pages : illustrations, maps, photographs ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-182) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
War clouds -- Preparing for war -- No more choices -- Answering the call -- Becoming Wasps -- Ferrying for Uncle Sam -- Yes to every job -- Greater heights -- Attacked -- At last -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
"In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fighter pilots who answered their country's call in its time of need during World War II." --WorldCat.
Target Audience Note:
Age: 10 and up.
Grade: 7 to 8.
Subject: Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.) > Juvenile literature.
Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.)
World War (1939-1945)
Women air pilots > United States > Juvenile literature.
Air pilots, Military > United States > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations, American > Juvenile literature
World War, 1939-1945 > Participation, Female > Juvenile literature.
Air pilots, Military.
Military operations, Aerial > American.
Military participation > Female.
Women air pilots.
United States.
Genre: Juvenile works.


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