The Wright Brothers

Author: Fred C. Kelly
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486138100
Size: 66.82 MB
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This authorized account has long been considered the definitive biography. Well documented, highly readable, and free of technical details, it describes boyhood interests, Kitty Hawk, first powered flights, and more. 16 photographs.

The Wright Brothers

Author: David McCullough
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476728755
Size: 56.43 MB
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"David McCullough once again tells a dramatic story of people and technology, this time about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly: Wilbur and Orville Wright"--Provided by publisher.

The Wright Brothers

Author: Samuel Willard Crompton
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438104316
Size: 18.38 MB
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In December 1903, Orville and Wilbur Wright made history by embarking on the first controlled airplane flight among the dunes of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, thus opening up an era of aviation throughout the world.

The Wright Brothers

Author: Tara Dixon-Engel
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402749544
Size: 33.87 MB
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A biography of the Wright brothers, who became famous as the inventors of the airplane.

Race To The Sky

Author: Stephen B. Goddard
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786415946
Size: 22.47 MB
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This book tracks the struggle between the Wright brothers and the Federal Government, and the raw ambition, high ideals, greed, and cloak and dagger tactics of each side.

Visions Of A Flying Machine

Author: Peter L. Jakab
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 158834438X
Size: 56.80 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 Conquer The Air

Author: James Tobin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439135495
Size: 61.27 MB
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James Tobin, award-winning author of Ernie Pyle's War and The Man He Became, has penned the definitive account of the inspiring and impassioned race between the Wright brothers and their primary rival Samuel Langley across ten years and two ...

The Wright Brothers

Author: Ginger Wadsworth
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9780822501992
Size: 64.31 MB
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A biography of the two inventors whose 1903 powered, controlled flight of an airplane at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, made history.

The Wright Brothers For Kids

Author: Mary Kay Carson
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1613743157
Size: 20.46 MB
Format: PDF
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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.