The Wright Brothers (Giants of Science)

The Wright Brothers Giants of Science The Wright Brothers mastery of flight changed the world Orville Wright was in the air for only seconds and covered only feet But those seconds in the Mr made him the first person to fly a he

  • Title: The Wright Brothers (Giants of Science)
  • Author: Anna Sproule
  • ISBN: 9781567113280
  • Page: 338
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Wright Brothers mastery of flight changed the world Orville Wright was in the air for only 12 seconds and covered only 120 feet But those 12 seconds in the Mr made him the first person to fly a heavier than air machine, a full sized vehicle that could be controlled by its pilot On December 17, 1903 the beginnings of flight were mastered.

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    1. Anna Sprout's biography of the Wright Brothers is very interesting. She tells the story of their lives as if she were narrating it to a group of people. She uses descriptions to make the readers feel as though they were there at the time. This makes it more fun and interesting for readers like me, who do not enjoy reading off lists of facts as much. She starts off the book when they are older, so it skips over some of their childhood. I did enjoy the mix of real photographs and illustrations tha [...]

    2. This is an excellent biography of the Wright Brothers. It's loaded with facts, presented in an easy to understand and concise book. Wonderful photos, drawings, and sketches are included. Well worth reading -- great for grades 6 and up.

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