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Publisher, Date:
Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, c2010.
Description:
109 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Describes the contributions made to the Union's efforts in the Civil War by Thaddeus Lowe and a corps of hot air balloonists who helped spy on the Confederate army, despite becoming targets in the war themselves.
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-103) and index.
Contents:
Eye in the sky -- Following the clouds -- Aeronaut over Washington -- Balloon Corps is born -- "The most shot-at man in the war" -- Into battle -- Final conflict -- Grounded.
  
LCCN:
2010925627
ISBN:
9781590787199 (lib. bdg.)
1590787196 (lib. bdg.)
Other Number:
587219760
Control Number:
2766400
  
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