Individual Author Record
Name: Simine ShortPen Name: None Genre: History Non-Fiction Audience: Adult; Born: in Germany
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Illinois ConnectionThe author lives in the Chicago suburbs.
Biographical and Professional InformationShort is an aviation historian who has researched and written extensively on the history of motorless flight. Her first book, ''Glider Mail: An Aerophilatelic Handbook'' (1988), received numerous research awards worldwide and is considered a standard reference by aerophilatelists and aviation researchers. She lives with her husband outside Chicago, Illinois.
AwardsRobert-Kronfeld Ehrenzeichen (1988) for research in early motorless flight and the publication of ''Glider Mail''
Speaking EngagementsSpeaking Engagement Availability (Yes) For upcoming appearances see [http://www.press.uillinois.edu/books/events.html http //www.press.uillinois.edu/books/events.html]
Selected Titles At Your Library
Glider mail :
ISBN: 0939429004. OCLC Number: 15588597 American Air Mail Society,. .
Locomotive to aeromotive :
ISBN: 9780252093326. OCLC Number: 785781240 University of Illinois Press,. . The first in-depth look at an influential engineer and aviation pioneer.