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Wilbur and Orville Wright, boys with wings

Augusta Stevenson

Wilbur and Orville Wright, boys with wings

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wright, Orville, -- 1871-1948,
  • Wright, Wilbur, -- 1867-1912,
  • Aeronautics -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    King Collection copy 1st ed., rebound

    Statementillustrated by Paul Laune
    GenreBiography
    SeriesThe childhood of famous Americans series
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17921314M
    LC Control Number51-12392

    The Wright Brothers, by David York: Simon & Schuster, pp. $30 (hardcover). David McCullough begins The Wright Brothers with some history about men who “had dreamed of taking to the sky, of soaring into the blue like the birds.”. One savant in Spain in the year is known to have covered himself with feathers in the attempt. According to brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright of Dayton, Ohio, it began for them with a toy from France, a small helicopter brought home by their father, Bishop Milton Wright, a .   The Wright Brothers Legacy: Orville and Wilbur Wright and Their Aeroplanes by Walt Burton and Owen Findsen pp, Abrams, £ The Wright Brothers: The Remarkable Story of the Aviation Pioneers.


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