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Anderson - Anderson Main Library LP B Wright (Text) 27397421 Adult Large Print Biography Available -
Beaufort - Lobeco Branch LP B WRIGHT (Text) 0530010469175 Adult Large Print Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch LGPRINT 629.13009 MCC (Text) 30018005148776 Adult Large Print Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library LP 920 MCC (Text) 33255003263333 Adult Large Print Non-Fiction Available -
Kershaw - Elgin Library LP 920 MCC (Text) 33255003270908 Adult Large Print Non-Fiction Available -
York - Fort Mill Branch 920 MCCULLOUGH (Text) 33205011252430 Adult Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410478757
  • ISBN: 1410478750
  • Physical Description: 585 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 565-582) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. Beginnings -- 2. The dream takes hold -- 3. Where the winds blow -- 4. Unyielding resolve -- 5. December 17, 1903 -- 6. Out at Huffman prairie -- 7. A capital exhibit A -- 8. Triumph at Le Mans -- 9. The crash -- 10. A time like no other -- 11. Causes for celebration -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
Historian David McCullough draws on the immense riches of the Wright Papers, including private diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, and more than a thousand letters from private family correspondence to tell the human side of the Wright Brothers' story, including the little-known contributions of their sister, Katharine, without whom things might well have gone differently for them.-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Wright, Orville, 1871-1948.
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912.
Aeronautics > United States > History > 20th century.
Aeronautics > United States > Biography.

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