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A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including Australia's first female commercial pilot, Nancy Bird Walton.

A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including Australia's first female commercial pilot, Nancy Bird Walton.

Nancy Bird Walton grew up during the golden age of aviation. By the time she was 13, Nancy knew she wanted to fly. When she was 18 Nancy studied under the famous aviator Charles Kingsford Smith. This is the story of how Nancy began her career as Australia’s first female commercial pilot.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780857983879

    October 1, 2014

    Random House Australia Children's

    32 pages

    RRP $16.99

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  • EBook

    9780857984883

    October 1, 2014

    Random House Australia

    32 pages

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