The Wright brothers
    (2015)

    Non-Fiction

    Book

    Call Numbers:
    BIOGRAPHY/WRIGHT
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PUBLISHED
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2015
EDITION
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edtion
DESCRIPTION
320 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
ISBN/ISSN
9781476728742, 1476728747
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

1. Beginnings -- 2. The dream takes hold -- 3. Where the winds blow -- 4. Unyielding resolve -- 5. December 17, 1903 -- 6. Out at Huffman prairie -- 7. A capital exhibit A -- 8. Triumph at Le Mans -- 9. The crash -- 10. A time like no other -- 11. Causes for celebration -- Epilogue

"As he did so brilliantly in THE GREAT BRIDGE and THE PATH BETWEEN THE SEAS, David McCullough once again tells a dramatic story of people and technology, this time about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly, Wilbur and Orville Wright"--Provided by publisher