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Charles Lindbergh, hero pilot

by David R. Collins

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Published by Chelsea Juniors in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lindbergh, Charles A. 1902-1974 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Lindbergh, Charles A. 1902-1974,
    • Air pilots -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Air pilots

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the aviator who made the first solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby David R. Collins ; illustrated by Victor Mays.
      SeriesA Discovery book
      ContributionsMays, Victor, 1927- ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL540.L5 C56 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1875777M
      ISBN 100791014177
      LC Control Number90035804

      Charles Lindbergh was the embodiment of the American hero, bringing the world together in celebration of one event, the pilot’s daring trans-Atlantic flight at the age of Americans celebrated his spirit of adventure, as well as his celebrity. Ma The Forverts celebrated Charles A. Lindbergh’s nonstop solo transatlantic voyage on the front page with a portrait of the airmail pilot and his monoplane, the Spirit of the St.

      Charles Augustus Lindbergh was born on February 4, , in Detroit, Michigan, the only child of Charles August Lindbergh and Evangeline Lodge Land Lindbergh. His father was a congressman from Minnesota from to , and his grandfather had been secretary to the King of Sweden.   The America First Committee had a significant national following, and Lindbergh remained a national hero for his iconic flight in The Spirit of .

        The Heart-Stopping, Nerve-Shredding Race to Be America’s Deadliest Combat Pilot Tommy McGuire, one of the young fighter pilots who tried Author: Elizabeth Wein. Three Germans have claimed American pilot Charles Lindbergh, the first person to fly solo across the Atlantic, is their father. Now, to prove their case, they have announced they will take DNA.


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