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By Mary Ann McCabe Riehle,David Craig

do you know that helicopters can fly ahead, backward, and side-to-side? Or that the wingspan of a jumbo jet is nearly two times so long as the gap of the Wright Brothers' first flight? seeing that recorded time, guy has regarded to the sky and dreamed of how to fly there. A is for aircraft: An Aviation Alphabet celebrates the roots, innovations, and spirit of the technological know-how of flight. younger readers will find out about recognized occasions corresponding to the Spirit of St. Louis's nonstop flight around the Atlantic Ocean and the release of Columbia STS-1 (the first house shuttle), in addition to meet brave aviators who broke limitations within the air and on the earth just like the Tuskegee Airmen and Amelia Earhart. airplane of all types, together with sizeable airships, wind-dependent gliders, and awe-inspiring F-16s, are depicted in outstanding paintings. the dignity of flight is dropped at wonderful life.As a instructor, dad or mum, and released writer Mary Ann McCabe Riehle has inspired younger scholars and adults to persist with their goals and inform their tales. A is for Aviation is her 3rd kid's booklet. A featured writer and speaker at a number of studying and writing meetings, Mary Ann lives in Dexter, Michigan. David Craig is an avid heritage buff and his notable ability at depicting ancient occasions and other people has resulted in diversified tasks together with collector's plates and a millennial champagne label. His kid's e-book, First to Fly, the tale of the Wright Brothers, received the inaugural James Madison booklet Award. David lives in Mississauga, Ontario.

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