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Blériot, Louis (1872–1936)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
Blériot, Louis (1872–1936)

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(1872–1936),

French aviation pioneer. Trained as an engineer, he built one of the first successful monoplanes in

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Subjects: History of English

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