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The Wright brothers : pioneers of American aviation

Author: Quentin James Reynolds; Jacob Landau
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1950.
Series: Landmark books, 10.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the two brothers from Dayton, Ohio, who built and flew the first airplane.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Orville Wright; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Quentin James Reynolds; Jacob Landau
OCLC Number: 567726
Description: 183 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Learning from Mother --
"Get It Right on Paper" --
Building a Wagon --
Their First Pocket Money --
Making Kites --
Wilbur's Illness --
The Helecopter --
The "West Side News" --
The Wright Cycle Company --
The Bicycle Race --
In the Bicycle Business --
Typhoid Fever --
Learning Through Reading --
They Make a Glider --
Kitty Hawk --
Improving the Glider --
The Wright Engine --
The Flying Machine --
Airplane in a Cow Pasture --
Fame and Success.
Series Title: Landmark books, 10.
Responsibility: by Quentin Reynolds ; illustrated by Jacob Landau.

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A biography of the two brothers from Dayton, Ohio, who built and flew the first airplane.

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