America s Champion Swimmer

... America's champion swimmer : Gertrude Ederle / David A. Adler ; illustrated by Terry Widener . p . Summary : Describes the life and accomplishments of Gertrude Ederle , the first woman to swim the English Channel and a figure in the ...

America s Champion Swimmer

Describes the life and accomplishments of Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to swim the English Channel and a figure in the early women's rights movement.

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America's Champion Swimmer
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: David A. Adler
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Describes the life and accomplishments of Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to swim the English Channel and a figure in the early women's rights movement.
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