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Who were the Wright Brothers? / by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Tim Foley.

Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author. (Author). Foley, Timothy, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 22 of 28 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 28 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Aubbee Library J 920 BUC (Text) 33187003682404 Juvenile Nonfiction - A Available -
Benton County Public Library - Fowler jB WRIGHT (Text) 34044000849859 JUVENILE BIOGRAPHY Checked out 12/06/2016
Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville J 92 WRI c.2 (Text) 76895000223620 2nd Floor Children's Nonfiction Checked out 12/21/2016
Dublin Public Library - Dublin J B WRI BUC (Text) 76892000009637 biography Available -
Eckhart Public Library - Main JB WRI (Text) 840191002249982 Children's Biographies - Lower Level Available -
Flora-Monroe Township Public Library - Flora J 921 WRIGHT (Text) 50825010653490 Juvenile Non-Fiction Checked out 12/07/2016
Fulton Library J 920 BUC (Text) 33187003682412 Juvenile Nonfiction - F Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown 629.13 J BUCKLEY (Text) 75342000337156 Junior Non-Fiction Reshelving -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood JBIO WRIGHT (Text) 36626103644134 JUV Biographies Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown JUV BIOGRAPHY WRIG (Text) 39213000749212 JUV Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448479514
  • ISBN: 0448479516
  • ISBN: 9781480640047
  • ISBN: 1480640042
  • ISBN: 9780606356923
  • ISBN: 0606356924
  • Physical Description: 106 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Pengion Group (USA), [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 104).
Formatted Contents Note: Who were the Wright brothers? -- The young brothers -- Printers and newsmen -- Wrights on wheels -- Inspired to fly -- "That's happiness!" -- Off to Kitty Hawk -- The first flights -- "Flyers or liars?" -- Worldwide fame -- Legacy in the air -- Timelines -- Bibliography.
Summary, etc.: Presents the lives and accomplishments of the Wright brothers, high school dropouts from Dayton, Ohio, who started out repairing bicycles and went on to build and fly the first successful airplane.
Target Audience Note: 890 Lexile
Subject: Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 > Juvenile literature.
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948 > Juvenile literature.
Inventors > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Aeronautics > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Aeronautics > United States > History > Juvenile literature.

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