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Format:
Book
Title:
A voyage in the clouds : the (mostly) true story of the first international flight by balloon in 1785
ISBN:
9780374329549
Edition:
First edition.
Publication:
New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 2016.
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
General Note:
"Margaret Ferguson books."
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"-- Provided by publisher.

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.
Reading Level:
Elementary Grade.

570 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader 3.4.
Subject(s):
Ballooning -- Juvenile fiction.

Hot air balloons -- Juvenile fiction.

Balloon ascensions -- Fiction.
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