The Wright Brothers and the airplane

by Spilsbury, Louise,

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction j 629.13 SP
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  j 629.13 SP
 
 
Summary
The Wright Brothers took to the sky over a hundred years ago to prove that people could fly. Readers will enjoy reading about the Wright brothers as they developed the airplane. The book follows the brothers as their idea developed into a design, and as that design was constructed, tested, and improved. Readers will learn about how the Wright brothers' invention of airplanes affected the world and how it still impacts us today. Authentic photographs bring the story of the Wright brothers alive, as engaging text packs information and fun into the narrative. This book is a great addition to STEM and history curricula, and promises to be a whirlwind read.
Additional Information
Series Inventions that changed the world.
Subjects Wright, Orville, -- 1871-1948.
Wright, Wilbur, -- 1867-1912.
Aeronautics -- Biography.
Biographies.
Publisher New York, New York :2016
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustration (some color) ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781508146452
1508146454
Other Classic View