Publisher description for Hot air : the (mostly) true story of the first hot-air balloon ride / Marjorie Priceman.

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The first "manned" hot-air balloon is about to take off! But what are those noises coming from the basket?

Based on the (POSSIBLY) true report of a day in 1783, this si the story of (PERHAPS) the bravest collection of flyers the world has ever seen, as (SORT OF) told to Marjorie Priceman.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Balloon ascensions -- France -- Versailles -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Montgolfier, Jacques-Etienne, -- 1745-1799 -- Juvenile literature.
Montgolfier, Joseph-Michel, -- 1740-1810 -- Juvenile literature.