First Flight

First Flight

Author: Tom D. Crouch

Publisher: National Park Service

ISBN: MINN:31951D02248641V

Category: Transportation

Page: 116

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Describes the Wright brothers of Dayton, Ohio and the events that lead to the world's first successful flight of a man-carrying, power-driven, heavier-than-air machine. The Wright brothers' first flight occurred on Dec. 17, 1903 and lasted just 12 seconds at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
First Flight
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Tom D. Crouch
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: National Park Service

Describes the Wright brothers of Dayton, Ohio and the events that lead to the world's first successful flight of a man-carrying, power-driven, heavier-than-air machine. The Wright brothers' first flight occurred on Dec. 17, 1903 and lasted just 12 seconds at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
First Flight
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Noriko Carroll, Don Carroll
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-03 - Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

Provides full-color photographs that chronicle the life of a hummingbird, following the story of Honey, an adult female, and her two chicks, Ray and Zen, including building a nest, laying the eggs, hatching, and their first flight.
First Flight
Language: en
Pages: 46
Authors: Sherwood Harris
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-22 - Publisher: New Word City

Here, from historian Sherwood Harris, is the vivid story of how two shy, conservative brothers from Dayton, Ohio, Orville and Wilbur Wright, became the first people in the world to achieve powered flight. On December 17, they made four flights - of 120, 175, 180, and 852 feet - and
Blackbirds First Flight
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: Stephen B. Bagley, Kent Bass, Wendy Blanton, Gail Henderson, Tamara Siler Jones, Jean Schara
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-23 - Publisher: Lulu.com

An unhappy wife can't decide what to do about her boorish husband until an uneaten meal gives her a dark idea... Something is raising zombies in Tulsa, and Justina Grave is the only one who can stop it... When a fat farm promises to make Edyth thin again, her dream
Emily's First Flight
Language: en
Pages: 66
Authors: M. L. Buchman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-12 - Publisher: Buchman Bookworks, Inc.

Emily Beale, sixteen years old, faces her first major flight as a student pilot. The dramatic moment of the “first solo” isn’t what defines a young pilot. It’s the four-hour, solo, “cross-country” challenge that determines who they can become. As Emily flies around Washington’s Olympic Mountains and along the Oregon