The Resource Flying machines : how the Wright brothers soared, Alison Wilgus, Molly Brooks

Flying machines : how the Wright brothers soared, Alison Wilgus, Molly Brooks

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Flying machines : how the Wright brothers soared
Title
Flying machines
Title remainder
how the Wright brothers soared
Statement of responsibility
Alison Wilgus, Molly Brooks
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an era of dirigibles and hot air balloons, the Wright brothers were among the first innovators of heavier-than-air flight. But in the hotly competitive international race toward flight, Orville and Wilbur were up against a lot more than bad weather. Mechanical failures, lack of information, and even other aviators complicated the Wright brothers' journey. But thanks to their carefully recorded experiments and a healthy dash of bravery, the Wright brothers' flying machines took off
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 629.130092/273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL540.W7
LC item number
W55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
Series statement
Science comics
Flying machines : how the Wright brothers soared, Alison Wilgus, Molly Brooks
Label
Flying machines : how the Wright brothers soared, Alison Wilgus, Molly Brooks
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
113 pages
Isbn
9781626721395
Lccn
2016945553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • ocn953844106
  • (OCoLC)953844106

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