Women Aviators

ISBN: 9781613745403

Author: Karen Bush Gibson    Publisher: Chicago Review Press

Detailing the role of women in aviation, from the very first days of flight to the present, this rich exploration of the subject profiles 26 women pilots who sought out and met challenges both in the sky and on the ground. Divided into six chronologically arranged sections, this book composes a mini-history of aviation. Learn about pioneers such as Katherine Wright, called by many the 'Third Wright Brother, ' and Baroness Raymonde de Laroche of France, the first woman awarded a license to fly

Bind: hardback

Pages: 234

Dimensions: 147 x 224 mm

Availability Date: 01-07-2015

Tags: September 2015   Biography   Transport

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