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The Wright brothers : how they invented the airplane

by Freedman, Russell.

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Follows the lives of the Wright brothers and describes how they developed the first airplane. Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • What Amos Root saw
  • Wilbur and Orville
  • Art of flying
  • Wind and sand
  • Back to the drawing board
  • Horsepower and propellers
  • First practical airplane
  • Fliers or liars?
  • conquering heroes
  • Age of flight
  • About the photographs
  • Places to visit
  • Further reading
  • Index.