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The Resource The Wright brothers : nose-diving into history, Erik Slader and Ben Thompson ; illustrations by Tim Foley

The Wright brothers : nose-diving into history, Erik Slader and Ben Thompson ; illustrations by Tim Foley

Label
The Wright brothers : nose-diving into history
Title
The Wright brothers
Title remainder
nose-diving into history
Statement of responsibility
Erik Slader and Ben Thompson ; illustrations by Tim Foley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today Orville and Wilbur Wright are celebrated as heroes for their revolutionary contributions to science and engineering. They are acknowledged as the first men to successfully achieve powered, piloted flight. But their road to success was far from smooth. The Wright brothers encountered plenty of bumps, bruises, and mechanical failures along the way! In this installment of the brand new Epic Fails series, Ben Thompson and Erik Slader take readers through the Wright Brothers' many mishaps and misadventures as they paved the way for modern aviation
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Summary
Describes the lives of the two American brothers who designed, built, and flew the first heavier-than-air aircraft to fly successfully, detailing the many mishaps and misadventures that preceded it
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Best STEM Books, 2019
Biography type
collective biography
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10675723
Cataloging source
FMG
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Slader, Erik,
Dewey number
  • 629.130092/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1190L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TL540.W7
LC item number
S53 2018
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1190
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1980-
  • 1962-
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  • Thompson, Ben
  • Foley, Tim
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True
Series statement
Epic fails
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  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Wright, Orville
  • Wright, Wilbur
  • Wright, Orville
  • Inventors
  • Aeronautics
  • Inventors
  • Aeronautics
Target audience
juvenile
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nose-diving into history
Label
The Wright brothers : nose-diving into history, Erik Slader and Ben Thompson ; illustrations by Tim Foley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-115) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21443386
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781250150561
Lccn
bl2018125929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1042807395
Label
The Wright brothers : nose-diving into history, Erik Slader and Ben Thompson ; illustrations by Tim Foley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-115) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21443386
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781250150561
Lccn
bl2018125929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1042807395

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