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Title:
The Wright brothers
Author:
Martin, Michael, 1948-
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Publication Information:
San Diego, [Calif.] : Lucent Books/Thomson Gale, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
128 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Will and Orv -- The bicycle builders -- An idea takes wing -- Flight School -- The whopper flying machine -- Pioneers of the pasture -- The bird men of 1908 -- Fame and fortune -- Masters of the air.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 8.2 6.0 63844.
Electronic Access:
Table of contents http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy035/2002005391.html
ISBN:
9781560068471
Format :
Book

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With courage and resourcefulness, Wilbur and Orville Wright realized a dream that had tantalized mankind for thousands of years. Their achievement, one of the great technological advances of all time, changed the world forever.