Black eagles : : African Americans in aviation

Title Black eagles : : African Americans in aviation
Names Haskins, James.
Book Number BR010275
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation A look at the difficulties faced by black Americans who wanted to become pilots and astronauts. The pioneers discussed include Eugene Bullard, who flew in World War I; Bessie Coleman, who became the first female African American pilot; and Guion Bluford and Mae Jemison, who became the first African American man and woman in space. For grades 5-8.
Local Subject Career - CAR
Juvenile Book - JU
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Black Interest - BLK
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Science - Aviation - AVI
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject African Americans in aeronautics - Juvenile literature
Aeronautics - Juvenile literature
Call Number j629.1308996073 JNF
Language English
Released 1995
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1995 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: New York : Scholastic Inc., c1995.
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