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Words about air travel

Martha Shapp

Words about air travel

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Aeronautics.

  • About the Edition

    Describes briefly purchasing a ticket for an airplane trip, boarding the plane, what happens in flight, and what occurs when the plane reaches its destination.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Martha and Charles Shapp. Pictures by Peter Plasencia.
    ContributionsShapp, Charles, joint author., Plasencia, Peter P., illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.S526 Wo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p.
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4909849M
    LC Control Number76077100

    air travel: Journeying through the sky, usually in an aeroplane. Etymology. The origin of the word "travel" is most likely lost to history. The term "travel" may originate from the Old French word travail, which means 'work'. According to the Merriam Webster dictionary, the first known use of the word travel was in the 14th century. It also states that the word comes from Middle English travailen, travelen (which means to torment, labor, strive, journey.


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