The Resource Women daredevils : thrills, chills, and frills, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness

Women daredevils : thrills, chills, and frills, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness

Label
Women daredevils : thrills, chills, and frills
Title
Women daredevils
Title remainder
thrills, chills, and frills
Statement of responsibility
Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The stories of fourteen women during the period from 1880 to 1929 who performed feats of daring from being shot out of a cannon to high-diving on horseback
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cummins, Julie
Dewey number
  • 791./0922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1839
LC item number
.C86 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Harness, Cheryl
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women daredevils
  • Women daredevils
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Women daredevils : thrills, chills, and frills, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Contents
Zazel: human cannonball in pink tights -- Annie Edson Taylor: queen of the mist -- Mlle. D'Zizi and Gertrude Breton: leapin' ladies -- Isabelle Butler and La Rague Sisters: loopy women drivers -- May Wirth: world's greatest bareback rider -- Georgia "Tiny" Broadwick: the doll girl of aviation -- Mabel Stark: the lady and the tiger -- Gladys Roy and Gladys Ingle: winsome wing walkers -- Mabel Cody: just plane stunts -- Sonora Webster Carver: the girl on the high-diving horse
Control code
ocn126802665
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780525479482
Lccn
2007018102
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Women daredevils : thrills, chills, and frills, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Contents
Zazel: human cannonball in pink tights -- Annie Edson Taylor: queen of the mist -- Mlle. D'Zizi and Gertrude Breton: leapin' ladies -- Isabelle Butler and La Rague Sisters: loopy women drivers -- May Wirth: world's greatest bareback rider -- Georgia "Tiny" Broadwick: the doll girl of aviation -- Mabel Stark: the lady and the tiger -- Gladys Roy and Gladys Ingle: winsome wing walkers -- Mabel Cody: just plane stunts -- Sonora Webster Carver: the girl on the high-diving horse
Control code
ocn126802665
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780525479482
Lccn
2007018102
Other physical details
col. ill.

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