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The Resource The Wright brothers : how they invented the airplane, Russell Freedman ; with original photographs by Wilbur and Orville Wright

The Wright brothers : how they invented the airplane, Russell Freedman ; with original photographs by Wilbur and Orville Wright

Label
The Wright brothers : how they invented the airplane
Title
The Wright brothers
Title remainder
how they invented the airplane
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman ; with original photographs by Wilbur and Orville Wright
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the lives of the Wright brothers and describes how they developed the first airplane
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1992.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
  • 629.13/0092/2
  • 920
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL540.W7
LC item number
F69 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1867-1912
  • 1871-1948
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Wright, Orville
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Orville
  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Aeronautics
  • Wright, Orville
  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Aeronautics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Wright brothers : how they invented the airplane, Russell Freedman ; with original photographs by Wilbur and Orville Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-124) and index
Contents
What Amos Root saw -- Wilbur and Orville -- Art of flying -- Wind and sand -- Back to the drawing board -- Horsepower and propellers -- First practical airplane -- Fliers or liars? -- conquering heroes -- Age of flight -- About the photographs -- Places to visit -- Further reading -- Index
Control code
ocm22512292
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
129 p.
Isbn
9780823408757
Lccn
90048440
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
19333
System control number
(OCoLC)22512292
Label
The Wright brothers : how they invented the airplane, Russell Freedman ; with original photographs by Wilbur and Orville Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-124) and index
Contents
What Amos Root saw -- Wilbur and Orville -- Art of flying -- Wind and sand -- Back to the drawing board -- Horsepower and propellers -- First practical airplane -- Fliers or liars? -- conquering heroes -- Age of flight -- About the photographs -- Places to visit -- Further reading -- Index
Control code
ocm22512292
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
129 p.
Isbn
9780823408757
Lccn
90048440
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
19333
System control number
(OCoLC)22512292

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