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Title:
You wouldn't want to be on the first flying machine! : a high-soaring ride you'd rather not take
Author:
Graham, Ian, 1953-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Franklin Watts, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2013
Physical Description:
32 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Offers a humorous look at the story of the Wright brothers' first historic flight at Kitty Hawk.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Inspirations -- On a wing and a prayer -- The first gliders -- Back to the drawing board -- Perfection! -- Power -- Spinning props -- Building the flyer -- The first flight ... ever! -- And now, next year's model -- Take a seat -- Showing the world.
Reading Level:
IG 860 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.8 1.0 156954.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 4.6 4 Quiz: 60449.
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ISBN:
9780531259450

9780531230428

9781451784411
Format :
Book

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Summary

This best-selling series engages readers of all levels by making them part of the story. Readers will become the main character and can revel in the gory and dark sides of life throughout important moments in history.

Key Features:Perfect resource for reluctant readers with:

humor and history tied to curriculum entertaining sidebars to pique reader's curiosity comprehensive glossary to support content index to make navigating subject matter easier


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