The Wright Brothers

Author: Russell Freedman
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt School
ISBN: 9780153052309
Size: 22.16 MB
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Follows the lives of the Wright brothers and describes how they developed the first airplane.

The Wright Brothers For Kids

Author: Mary Kay Carson
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1613743157
Size: 11.58 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.

How We Invented The Airplane

Author: Orville Wright
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486135691
Size: 13.29 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.

Visions Of A Flying Machine

Author: Peter L. Jakab
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 158834438X
Size: 18.51 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: 19.41 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 ...

First Flight

Author: T. A. Heppenheimer
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780471401247
Size: 39.47 MB
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Heppenheimer presents the background that made possible the work of the Wrights and examines the work of Samuel P. Langley, a serious rival.

Wright Brothers

Author: Mary Tucker
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 1573103535
Size: 58.63 MB
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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). Kids will ...

The Wright Brothers

Author: David McCullough
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 9781471150388
Size: 69.62 MB
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In this thrilling book, McCullough draws on the immense riches of the Wright Papers, including private diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, and more than a thousand letters from private family correspondence to tell the human side of the Wright ...

Birdmen

Author: Lawrence Goldstone
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0345538048
Size: 46.70 MB
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From acclaimed historian Lawrence Goldstone comes a thrilling narrative of courage, determination, and competition: the story of the intense rivalry that fueled the rise of American aviation.