Lincoln's flying spies : Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War balloon corps / Gail Jarrow.
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- ISBN: 9781590787199 (lib. bdg.)
- ISBN: 1590787196 (lib. bdg.)
- Physical Description: 109 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
- Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, 
- Copyright: ©2010
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-103) and index.
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Eye in the sky -- Following the clouds -- Aeronaut over Washington -- Balloon Corps is born -- "The most shot-at man in the war" -- Into battle -- Final conflict -- Grounded.
Describes the contributions made to the Union's efforts in the Civil War by Thaddeus Lowe and a corps of hot air balloonists who helped spy on the Confederate army, despite becoming targets in the war themselves.
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