Spy in the sky

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Hyperion Books for Children,
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1st ed.
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IL: LG - BL: 3.1 - AR Pts: 1
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A fascinating story about a little-known episode of the Civil War, this chapter book explores the story of Thaddeus Lowe and his plan to launch the Balloon Corps for President Lincoln. Illustrated. with games and activities.
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Grouping Title spy in the sky
Grouping Author karr kathleen
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-02-05 09:56:16AM
Last Indexed 2019-02-17 01:38:56AM

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author Karr, Kathleen.
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display_description When Northerner Thaddeus Lowe lands his huge balloon in South Carolina at the beginning of the Civil War, ten-year-old orphan Ridley Jones joins up with him and the two set out to find a way to use Lowe's balloon to help the North.
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publishDate 1997
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series Hyperion Chapters
subject_facet Hot air balloons -- Juvenile fiction, Lowe, T. S. C. -- (Thaddeus Sobieskie Coulincourt), -- 1832-1913 -- Juvenile Fiction, Orphans -- Juvenile fiction, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Aerial operations -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Spy in the sky
title_full Spy in the sky / Kathleen Karr ; illustrated by Thomas Yezerski
title_short Spy in the sky
topic_facet Aerial operations, History, Hot air balloons, Lowe, T. S. C, Orphans