Bessie Coleman : daring to fly
by Walker, Sally M.
|Format:||Print Book 2003|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
For use in schools and libraries only. Bessie Coleman was forced to travel to France to fulfill her dream of earning a pilot's license. She became the first African American woman to do so, and whether she was wing-walking, giving a speech, parachuting, or flying, Coleman inspired people with her bravery and resolve.
|Series||On my own biography.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Coleman, Bessie, -- 1892-1926.
Air pilots -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women air pilots -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
|Publisher|| Minneapolis :Carolrhoda Books,2003
Porter, Janice Lee.
48 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
|ISBN||0876149190 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
0876141033 (pbk. : alk. paper)