The Glorious Flight

The Glorious Flight

Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot July 25, 1909


Format
Hardcover
Price
$17.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780670342594
  • 40 Pages
  • Viking Children’s Books

Overview

Winner of the Caldecott Medal, this stunningly illustrated book depicts Louis Bleriot’s historic first cross-Channel flight.

The Glorious Flight

The Glorious Flight

Alice Provensen, Martin Provensen

Awards

Caldecott Medal – Winner

Praise

-Factually accurate, yes-but also a witty pictorial reincarnation of Bleriot+s first experience of an airship. . . . There+s dash, style, and economy here in both text and pictures.+ -Kirkus Reviews

-Fact is turned into magic.+ -The New York Times Book Review

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