The Wright Brothers

The Wright Brothers

by Susan E. Hamen

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781599288468
Publisher: Abdo Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2008
Series: Essential Lives Series: Set 1
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 12 - 15 Years

Table of Contents

To the Skies     6
The Wright Family     12
Early Entrepreneurs     18
Bicycles and Airplanes     24
The Fundamentals of Flight     30
The Kitty Hawk Days     40
Changing the Course of History     52
News of Success     62
Flying in Europe     72
A Partnership Ends     84
Timeline     96
Essential Facts     100
Additional Resources     102
Glossary     104
Source Notes     106
Index     109
About the Author     112

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