Individual Author Record
Name: Simine ShortPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT History Non-Fiction Born: in Germany Sites:
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.
''Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute and the Transportation Revolution'', University of Illinois, 2011''Glider Mail: An Aerophilatelic Handbook'', Amer Air Mail Society, 1987 - This book was researched and written by Simine Short. Dan Barber was the Editor.