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First Flight: The Wright Brothers (DK Readers, Level 4) (edition 2003)
by Leslie Garrett (Author)
DK Readers: First Flight The Story of the Wright Brothers by Caryn Jenner
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0789492911, Paperback)Growing up in rural Ohio, Orville and Wilbur Wright were fascinated by all kinds of vehicles -- a toy helicopter, bicycles, and the first motorized cars -- but what they dreamed of was flight. They were convinced they could build a machine that a man could pilot-and they did. Read about their amazing story of trial, error, and success.
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Describes how the Wright brothers developed the first airplane, their first successful flight on December 17, 1903 and how it changed our world.
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