Reno Air Races

S.L. Hamilton (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781614808565

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Description

This title explores the history of The National Championship Air Races. Readers will meet important people in Reno Air Races history such as Bill Stead. Readers will learn the seven classes of planes and the rules for each course, from qualifying heats to flying through the course pylons. Famous pilots and planes such as Rod Lewis and the Champion Seafury #232, Chuck Greenhill and the Super Seafury "Furias", and Jimmy Leeward and the Galloping Ghost are covered. A&D Xtreme is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Reading Level
Lexile
940L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
V
ATOS
6.2
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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