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The Resource The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909, Alice and Martin Provensen

The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909, Alice and Martin Provensen

Label
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909
Title
The glorious flight
Title remainder
across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909
Statement of responsibility
Alice and Martin Provensen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which in 1909 became the first heavier-than-air machine to fly the English Channel
Member of
Summary
A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which crossed the English Channel in thirty-seven minutes in the early 1900's
Award
Caldecott Medal, 1984.
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1984
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
113782
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Provensen, Alice
Dewey number
  • 629.13/092/4
  • B
  • 92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 630L
  • Decoding indicator: 80 (high)
  • Semantic indicator: 90 (high)
  • Syntactic indicator: 90 (high)
  • Structure indicator: 90 (high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • LG
  • K-2
LC call number
E2
LC item number
.M60.278
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 630
  • 630
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Reading level
  • 2.6
  • 2.6
  • 3.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1916-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Provensen, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blériot, Louis
  • Blériot, Louis
  • Bleriot, Louis
  • Blériot, Louis
  • Blériot, Louis
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes
  • Caldecott Medal winners
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
across the Channel with Louis Bleriot, July 25, 1909
Label
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909, Alice and Martin Provensen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1983
  • Art techniques used: Sepia toned acrylic, pen and ink illustrations with folk like, stylized characters
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm14588905
Dimensions
21 x 25 cm
Extent
39 pages
Isbn
9780140507294
Lccn
86025473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)14588905
Label
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909, Alice and Martin Provensen
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1983
  • Art techniques used: Sepia toned acrylic, pen and ink illustrations with folk like, stylized characters
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm14588905
Dimensions
21 x 25 cm
Extent
39 pages
Isbn
9780140507294
Lccn
86025473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)14588905

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