THADDEUS LOWE: Uncle Sam's First Airman by Lydel Sims

THADDEUS LOWE: Uncle Sam's First Airman

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KIRKUS REVIEW

Announcing: The newest title in the popular Lives to Remember Series surveys the 80 year life and times of that daring young man in the flying balloon -- Thaddeus Lowe -- who organized the Union Army's Aeronautics Corps and survived numberless balloon reconnaissance runs over Confederate lines to become a pioneer inventor of refrigerating devices, as well.

Pub Date: May 28th, 1964
Publisher: Putnam