The Wright Brothers For Kids

Author: Mary Kay Carson
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1613743157
Size: 43.12 MB
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This activity book tells the amazing true story of how two bicycle-making brothers from Ohio, with no more than high-school educations, accomplished a feat that forever changed the world.

The Wright Brothers

Author: Russell Freedman
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt School
ISBN: 9780153052309
Size: 35.85 MB
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Follows the lives of the Wright brothers and describes how they developed the first airplane.

Visions Of A Flying Machine

Author: Peter L. Jakab
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 158834438X
Size: 80.57 MB
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This acclaimed book on the Wright Brothers takes the reader straight to the heart of their remarkable achievement, focusing on the technology and offering a clear, concise chronicle of precisely what they accomplished and how they did it.

To Fly

Author: Wendie C. Old
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618133475
Size: 16.47 MB
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Beginning with Orville and Wilbur's childhood fascination with flight, brief, accessible chapters trace the work that the two Wright brothers did together to develop the first machine-powered aircraft.

How We Invented The Airplane

Author: Orville Wright
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486135691
Size: 26.59 MB
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This fascinating firsthand account covers the Wright Brothers' early experiments, construction of planes and motors, first flights, and much more. Introduction and commentary by Fred C. Kelly. 76 photographs.

Wright Brothers

Author: Mary Tucker
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 1573103535
Size: 54.37 MB
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Students will enjoy the photos and illustrations in this book that will give them an
idea of what else was going on during the decade of the Wright Brothers' flights.
The Wright Brothers (The Birth of Modern Aviation) by Anna Sproule (Blackbirch
Press, Inc., 1999). An excellent resource about the early homelife of the Wright
Brothers as well as their later experiments and success with flight. The Wright
Brothers (How They Invented the Airplane) by Russell Freedman (Holiday House
, 1991) ...

On Great White Wings

Author: Fred E. C. Culick
Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 0786866861
Size: 24.58 MB
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Released on the eve of the hundredth anniversary of Kitty Hawk, this lively account of the historic Wright Brothers flight chronicles the race to the first to achieve powered flight. 75,000 first printing.

Inventing Flight

Author: John David Anderson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801868757
Size: 44.28 MB
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In this book, aviation engineer and historian John D. Anderson, Jr., offers a concise and engaging account of the technical developments that anticipated the Wright brothers' successful first flight on December 17, 1903.

How The Wright Brothers Got It Right

Author: Jack L. Shagena
Publisher: Jack L Shagena Jr
ISBN: 9780977686650
Size: 17.11 MB
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Understanding How the Airplane Was Invented The Wright brothers achieved their earth-shattering first flight more than one hundred years ago and the story of their lives and airplane has been recounted in dozens of newspapers, magazine ...

The Dawn Of Aviation The Story Of The Wright Brothers

Author: Tamra Orr
Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 1612288421
Size: 78.48 MB
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The Franklin Institute, “Inventing the Future,” http://www.fi.edu/flights/first/ before.
html 2. Russell Freedman, The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane (
New York: Holiday House, 1991), p. 9. Chapter Two An Encouraging
Environment 1. Wilbur Wright, April 2, 1912, in Marvin W. McFarland, ed. The
Papers of Wilbur and Orville Wright (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1953), p. v. 2. Jane
Yolen, My Brothers' Flying Machine (New York: Little, Brown, and Company,
2003), p. 1. 3. Fred C.