Queen Bess: Daredevil Aviator

  • Publish Date: 1993-05-17
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Doris L. Rich
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Here is the brief but intense life of Bessie Coleman, America's first African American woman aviator. Born in 1892 in Atlanta, Texas, she became known as Queen Bess, a barnstormer and flying-circus performer who defied the strictures of race, sex, and society in pursuit of a dream.

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