Amelia Earhart: The Mystery Solved

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Simon & Schuster, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 320 pages
For more than sixty years people have wondered what happened to Amelia Earhart. Here at last is the answer.In 1937, Amelia Earhart disappeared into the Pacific Ocean only days from completing her famous around-the-world flight. Her plane was never found. Now, with the recent discovery of long-lost radio messages, combined with authors Elgen M. Long and Marie K. Long's twenty-five years of research, the mystery surrounding Earhart has been solved.Amelia Earhart: The Mystery Solvedsimultaneously reveals their findings and brings to life the primitive conditions under which early aviators flew -- including lack of radar, unreliable communications, grass landing strips, and poorly mapped islands -- reminding us just how daring Earhart was.

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