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6 edition of Takeoff Story of Americas 1st Woman found in the catalog.

Takeoff Story of Americas 1st Woman

RH Value Publishing

Takeoff Story of Americas 1st Woman

by RH Value Publishing

  • 71 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Tiburzi, Bonnie,
  • Sale Books,
  • Sociology,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7691011M
    ISBN 100517552639
    ISBN 109780517552636
    OCLC/WorldCa9919618

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Takeoff Story of Americas 1st Woman by RH Value Publishing Download PDF EPUB FB2

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As the first woman, she endured much ribbing, and not just a few instances of more overt male chauvanism. the book follows her to flight academy, and charts a failed marriage to another pilot and her ultimate furlough. Though making the grade at American was a substantial achievement, the book feels painfully unfinished/5(5).

As the first woman, she endured much ribbing, and not just a few instances of more overt male chauvanism. the book follows her to flight academy, and charts a failed marriage to another pilot and her ultimate furlough.

Though making the grade at American was a substantial achievement, the book feels painfully unfinished/5(5). Get this from a library. Takeoff!: the story of America's first woman pilot for a major airline. [Bonnie Tiburzi] -- American Airlines' first woman pilot tells of her varied experiences in the line of work.

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