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The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot July 25, 1909

Written & illustrated by Alice Provensen and Martin Provensen
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Aug 28, 1987
Publication Date
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5-8
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Winner of the Caldecott Medal, this stunningly illustrated book depicts Louis Bleriot’s historic first cross-Channel flight.

“Factually accurate, yes-but also a witty pictorial reincarnation of Bleriot’s first experience of an airship”—Kirkus Reviews

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Who Wrote The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot July 25, 1909

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Alice Provensen
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Martin Provensen

Alice and Martin Provensen have been honored by the Art Books for Children Citation of the Brooklyn Museum, by the Gold Medal for illustration of the Society of Illustrators, by exhibitions at the American Institute of Graphic Arts, and by being included on the New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books of the Year list on nine occasions.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780140507294
Publication Date:
August 28, 1987
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
86025473
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
44399690
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0140507299
Lexile® Level:
630L
ATOS® Book Level:
2.6
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
21232
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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