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The Resource A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

Label
A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785
Title
A voyage in the clouds
Title remainder
the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A picture book inspired by the true story of how the first international flight was an Englishman and a French man who rode in a balloon across the English Channel"--
  • Dr. John Jeffries and his pilot, Jean-Pierre Blanchard, each want to be the first man to fly from one country to another, across the English Channel. There's only one problem: they can't stand each other! Inspired by the true story of the first international flight
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
New York Times Best Illustrated, 2016.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olshan, Matthew
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.O51788
LC item number
Vo 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blackall, Sophie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jeffries, John
  • Blanchard, Jean-Pierre
  • Ballooning
  • Hot air balloons
  • Blanchard, Jean-Pierre
  • Jeffries, John
  • Hot air balloons
  • Ballooning
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
Target audience
primary
Label
A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
928489020
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374329549
Lccn
2015036614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)928489020
Label
A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785, Matthew Olshan ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
928489020
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374329549
Lccn
2015036614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)928489020

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