Friday, December 16, 2011

Henry Holden's Women aviator profiles for the Kindle

Henry Holden has uploaded several pilot profiles to the Kindle and Nook. They are not full-sized books, but rather ... pamphlet size. Hoever they prrovide excellent info in the pilot concerned.

Henry M. Holden, from his author page on Barnes & Noble Nook:
In 1994, Mr. Holden was cited in the United States Congressional Record for his work in recording the history of American women in aviation, and was the recipient of the Author's Award from the New Jersey Institute of Technology for his book Her Mentor Was An Albatross - The Autobiography of Pioneer Pilot Harriet Quimby.

In 1996, he launched the Women in Aviation Resource Center, an online repository of educational, historical, and networking resources for women interested in all aspects of aviation. In 2010 Henry was awarded the New Jersey Aviation Hall of Fame Distinguished Service Award.

He is the author of over 900 magazine and newspaper articles appearing in national magazines such as Private Pilot, Plane & Pilot, Airport Journals, World Airnews, USAir, In-Flight-USA, American Aviation Historical Society's Journal, Women in Aviation, Woman Pilot, Airport Press and Aviation History, Vintage Airplane, Warbirds, Sport Aviation, and Upscale Living Magazine. He has been a commentator on the History Channel, and has published 39 books.

The original founder of the DC-3/Dakota Historical Society, Henry is a member of the Aviation Hall of Fame (New Jersey), Women in Aviation International, AOPA, and EAA.

Mr. Holden speaks at various events around the country and is available as a guest lecturer. His work has been the subject of a number of radio and cable television shows in New Jersey, Georgia, Oregon, and Washington State.

Henry Holden is formerly the News Editor East for Airport Journals and was a regular monthly contributor to the paper.

http://www.henrymholden.com/
http://www.women-in-aviation.com/

Books
Ladybirds - The Untold Story of Women Pilots in America - only $4.99
Her Mentor was an Albatross (Women in Aviation) - only $4.99
Great Women in Aviation - Seven biographies of women who broke with convention, refused to give up, and defied the odds. - only $2.99
Great Women in Aviation Part 2 (Great Women in Aviation #2 - Florence "Pancho" Barnes, Bessie Coleman, Evelyn "Bobbi" Trout, Capt. Bonnie Tiburzi, Ruth Nichols,) - $2.99
Great Women in Aviation #3 - Seven biographies of women who broke with convention, refused to give up, and defied the odds - $2.99

Profiles (about 5,000 words each)
Great Women in Aviation #1 - Patty Wagstaff World Aerobatic Champion - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #1 - Geraldine Mock - Round the World Record Setter - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #1 - Mercury 13 - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #1 - Women Airforce Service Pilots - WASP - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #1 - Amelia Earhart - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #1 - Betty Skelton First Lady of Firsts (Women in Aviiation) - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #2 - Dr. Peggy Chabrian
Great Women in Aviation #2 - Florence Lowe "Pancho" Barnes - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #2 - Bessie Coleman
Great Women in Aviation #2 - Ruth Rowland Nichols - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #2 - Capt. Bonnie Tiburzi - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #2 - Evelyn "Bobbi" Trout
Great Women in Aviation #2 - Janet Harmon Waterford Bragg - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #3 - Harriet Quimby - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #3 Amy Johnson - the First Woman to Fly Solo to England - Australia - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #3 - Jean Ross Howard - Founder of the Whirly-Girls - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #3 - Beryl Markham First Person to Fly Solo London to North America [cover illustration shows actress Stephanie Powers!)
Great Women in Aviation #3 - Anne Morrow Lindbergh - 99 cents
Great Women in Aviation #3 - Dr. Sally Ride - First American Woman in Space - 99 cents

Amelia EarhartWhat Really Happened to Amelia? (Great Women in Aviation)
Great Women in Aviation #3 - Amelia Earhart - Lost and Found?

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