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In 1974, French aerialist Philippe Petit threw a tightrope between the two towers of the World Trade Center and spent an hour walking, dancing, and performing high-wire tricks a quarter mile in the sky. This picture book captures the poetry and magic of the event with a poetry of its own: lyrical words and lovely paintings that present the detail, daring, and--in two dramatic foldout spreads-- the vertiginous drama of Petit's feat.

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ISBN:
9781606861899
Author:
Gerstein, Mordicai
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Performing Arts
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Publication Date:
20070431
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Dimensions:
10.87x8.22x.32 in. .78 lbs.
Age Level:
05-08

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