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. They performed feats of daring from being shot out of a cannon to high-diving on horseback
Title
Women daredevils
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Profiles daredevil women who broke with convention and the social norms of the late 1800s and early 1900s to perform their death-defying stunts and earn their due respect as equals to men in their risky professions
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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231991
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791./0922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NC 1140
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV1839
LC item number
.C86 2008
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1140
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
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thrills, chills, and frills
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thrills, chills, and frills
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by Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Label
Women daredevils : thrills, chills, and frills, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007018102.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 48)
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  • MOORE-MOO
  • MOORE-MOO
  • NWEBS-NOR
  • NWEBS-NOR
  • FULCO-ROC
  • FULCO-ROC
  • JFFCO-MAD
  • JFFCO-MAD
  • MLFRD-MIL
  • MLFRD-MIL
  • POSEY-POS
  • POSEY-POS
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • GBURG-GRE
  • GBURG-GRE
  • WLEBN-WES
  • WLEBN-WES
  • JFFCO-HAN
  • JFFCO-HAN
  • BSWLL-BOS
  • BSWLL-BOS
  • BENTN-FOW
  • BENTN-FOW
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PERRY-TEL
  • SHOEL
  • SHOEL
  • PBODY-COL
  • PBODY-COL
  • STRKE-STR
  • STRKE-STR
  • NCSTL-BKM
  • NCSTL-BKM
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
20986478
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780525479482
Lccn
2007018102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780525479482
Other physical details
color illustrations
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20986478
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn126802665
  • (OCoLC)126802665

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