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|Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch||B WRIGHT MCC (Text)||34207001916148||Adult Non-Fiction Biographies||In transit||-|
|Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch||921 WRI MCC (Text)||34207001932616||Adult Non-fiction Biographies||Available||-|
|Akron Carnegie PL - Akron||629.13 McC (Text)||75253000050449||Adult Non-fiction||Checked out||03/16/2017|
|Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria||920 MCC (Text)||37521530645110||AMPL Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews||BIOGRAPHY COLLECTIVE Wright (Text)||73351000049754||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Attica PL - Attica||629.13 MCC (Text)||74231000110924||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville||920 WRIGHT ORVILLE WILBUR (Text)||34706001473778||Aviation Collection||Available||-|
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|Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville||920 WRIGHT WILBUR ORVILLE (Text)||34706001475674||Non-Fiction 900-999||Available||-|
|Benton Co PL - Fowler||B WRIGHT (Text)||34044000883999||Adult Biography||Available||-|
|Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main||92 WRI (Text)||36803000945357||BIOGRAPHY||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9781476728742 (hb.)
- Physical Description: 650 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster 2015.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Summary, etc.:|| On a winter day in 1903, the age of flight had begun. Far more than a couple of unschooled Dayton, OH bicycle mechanics, the Wright brothers were men of exceptional courage and determination. The house they lived in had no electricity or indoor plumbing, but there were books aplenty, supplied mainly by their preacher father, and they never stopped reading. When they worked together, no problem seemed to be insurmountable. Wilbur was unquestionably a genius. Orville had such mechanical ingenuity as few had ever seen. Nothing stopped them in their mission to take to the air. Not even the self-evident reality that every time they took off in one of their contrivances, they risked being killed.
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|Subject:||Wright, Orville, 1871-1948.
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912.
Aeronautics > United States.