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Inventing Flight

The Wright Brothers and Their Predecessors

by John D., Jr. Anderson

  • 252 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aerospace & aviation technology,
  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • History of engineering & technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Aviation - History,
  • Aeronautics,
  • United States,
  • Research,
  • Transportation,
  • Knowledge,
  • Biography,
  • Aeronautics & Astronautics,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Aeronautical engineers,
  • Wright, Orville,,
  • Automotive - Buyer"s Guides,
  • 1871-1948,
  • 19th century,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7870835M
    ISBN 100801868750
    ISBN 109780801868757

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