Come fly the world : the jet-age story of the women of Pan Am / Julia Cooke.
- ISBN: 0358251400 : HRD
- ISBN: 9780358251408 : HRD
- ISBN: 9780358251408
- ISBN: 0358251400
- Physical Description: pages cm
- Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2021.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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A jet-age job -- Horizons unlimited -- A woman in uniform -- Pipeline to paradise -- Foreign service -- Pan Am was the American flag -- Unequivocally in the world -- One, two, three, what are we fighting for? -- What do you women want? -- I'm okay, you're okay -- Open skies for Negro girls -- She's so busy being free -- Splendid capitalist airplanes -- De facto feminist -- A matter of serious and continuing concern -- An extension of the airline -- Everything flyable -- War comes aboard -- The most incredible scene -- The only lonely place was on the moon.
"A lively, unexpected portrait of the jet-age stewardesses serving on iconic Pan Am airways between 1966 and 1975"-- Provided by publisher.
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