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The Resource Wright brothers, wrong story : how Wilbur Wright solved the problem of manned flight, by William Hazelgrove

Wright brothers, wrong story : how Wilbur Wright solved the problem of manned flight, by William Hazelgrove

Label
Wright brothers, wrong story : how Wilbur Wright solved the problem of manned flight
Title
Wright brothers, wrong story
Title remainder
how Wilbur Wright solved the problem of manned flight
Statement of responsibility
by William Hazelgrove
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book is the first deconstruction of the Wright Brothers' myth. They were not -- as we have all come to believe--two halves of the same apple. Each had a distinctive role in creating the first 'flying machine'."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hazelgrove, William Elliott
Dewey number
  • 629.130092/273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL540.W7
LC item number
H392 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Orville
  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Haskell, Katharine Wright
  • Aeronautics
  • Inventors
  • Aeronautics
  • Biographies
Label
Wright brothers, wrong story : how Wilbur Wright solved the problem of manned flight, by William Hazelgrove
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Wright myth -- Preflight -- The biographer -- The letter 1948 -- The murderer 1884 -- Steam bugs 1896 -- Typhoid 1896 -- Inventors 1900 -- School of one 1900 -- Flight -- The pilgrim 1900 -- The Wright sister 1900 -- Kill Devil Hills-October 18, 1900 -- The mentor 1901 -- Dangerous times 1901 -- Return to Kitty Hawk 1901 -- Wilbur unleashed 1901 -- Tunnel vision 1901 -- The Smithsonian 1902 -- The movable rudder 1902 -- United States patent office 1903 -- The Western Society of Engineers 1903 -- The great embarrassment 1903 -- Great things-September 23, 1903 -- The photograph-December 17, 1903 -- Landings -- Flyers or liars 1906 -- Death in the sky-September 17, 1908 -- Return to Eden 1908 -- The injunction 1910 -- Warped by the desire of great wealth 1911 -- Final flight 1912 -- The great flood 1914 -- To fly again 1914 -- Hammondsport, Indiana 1915 -- Middle of the Atlantic Ocean 1928 -- A test of wills 1930 -- The lone eagle 1934 -- The battle of Britain 1940 -- The authorized biography 1943 -- Washington, DC 1943 -- Mabel Beck 1948 -- Wright brothers, wrong story
Control code
on1028821113
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781633884588
Lccn
2018031181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028821113
Label
Wright brothers, wrong story : how Wilbur Wright solved the problem of manned flight, by William Hazelgrove
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Wright myth -- Preflight -- The biographer -- The letter 1948 -- The murderer 1884 -- Steam bugs 1896 -- Typhoid 1896 -- Inventors 1900 -- School of one 1900 -- Flight -- The pilgrim 1900 -- The Wright sister 1900 -- Kill Devil Hills-October 18, 1900 -- The mentor 1901 -- Dangerous times 1901 -- Return to Kitty Hawk 1901 -- Wilbur unleashed 1901 -- Tunnel vision 1901 -- The Smithsonian 1902 -- The movable rudder 1902 -- United States patent office 1903 -- The Western Society of Engineers 1903 -- The great embarrassment 1903 -- Great things-September 23, 1903 -- The photograph-December 17, 1903 -- Landings -- Flyers or liars 1906 -- Death in the sky-September 17, 1908 -- Return to Eden 1908 -- The injunction 1910 -- Warped by the desire of great wealth 1911 -- Final flight 1912 -- The great flood 1914 -- To fly again 1914 -- Hammondsport, Indiana 1915 -- Middle of the Atlantic Ocean 1928 -- A test of wills 1930 -- The lone eagle 1934 -- The battle of Britain 1940 -- The authorized biography 1943 -- Washington, DC 1943 -- Mabel Beck 1948 -- Wright brothers, wrong story
Control code
on1028821113
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781633884588
Lccn
2018031181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028821113

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