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She dared to fly

Bessie Coleman

by Dolores Johnson

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Published by Benchmark Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Coleman, Bessie, 1896-1926 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Coleman, Bessie, 1896-1926.,
    • African American women air pilots -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Air pilots -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Air pilots.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.,
    • Women -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the woman who became the first licensed Afro-American pilot.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 45-46) and index.

      Other titlesBessie Coleman
      Statementby Dolores Johnson.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesBenchmark biographies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL540.C646 J63 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL966046M
      ISBN 100761404872
      LC Control Number96002404
      OCLC/WorldCa34472389

      SD1: Mother takes a book from a shelf. She pulls out an old photograph of a young woman standing next to an airplane. She pulls out an old photograph of a young woman standing next to an airplane. The woman is wearing a leather flying helmet and has a wide, beaming smile. She hated them so and was so terrified by them that suddenly they began to make her angry and she felt as if she should like to fly into a tantrum herself and frighten him as he was frightening her. She was not used to any one’s tempers but her own. She took her hands from her ears and sprang up and stamped her foot. “He ought to be stopped!   She took up flying at a time when most people hadn't even seen planes, became the only professional pilot in Africa and, in , accepted a challenge to .


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