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  • The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II
    Katherine Sharp Landdeck
    Paperback: 03/30/2021
     
    The thrilling true story of the daring female aviators who helped the United States win World War II--only to ...
  • Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History
    Keith O'Brien
    Paperback: 03/05/2019
     
    The untold story of five women who fought to compete against men in the high-stakes national air races of the ...
  • Of Arms and Artists: The American Revolution Through Painters' Eyes
    Paul Staiti
    Paperback: 09/19/2017
     
    A fascinating look at how the art world viewed the American Revolution, and how their work still effects the ...
  • The Three-Year Swim Club: The Untold Story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic Glory
    Julie Checkoway
    Paperback: 06/21/2016
     
    The inspirational, untold story of impoverished children who transformed themselves into world-class swimmers.
  • Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
    Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery ...
  • Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War
    Karen Abbott
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    Karen Abbott tells the stories of four courageous women - a socialite, a farmgirl, an abolitionist, and a ...
  • Enduring Courage: Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the Age of Speed
    John F. Ross
    Paperback: 05/05/2015
     
    The sensational true story of Eddie Rickenbacker, America's greatest flying ace.

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