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First in flight : the Wright brothers in North Carolina

Author: Stephen Kirk
Publisher: Winston-Salem, N.C. : J.F. Blair, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes in marvelous detail the undeniable influence that the landscape and people of the Outer Banks had on the Wright brothers' quest for flight and, in turn, the lasting effect that their success had on this once-desolate region.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Orville Wright; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Wilbur (Ingenieur) Wright
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Kirk
ISBN: 0895871270 9780895871275
OCLC Number: 32087665
Description: xiv, 341 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Stephen Kirk.

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Describes in marvelous detail the undeniable influence that the landscape and people of the Outer Banks had on the Wright brothers' quest for flight and, in turn, the lasting effect that their success had on this once-desolate region.

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