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The Wright Flyers 1899-1916 – The Kites, Gliders And Aircraft That Launched The “Air Age”

This book traces the Wright Brothers’ story, from their first success on that cold December day throughout their glory years to their eventual eclipse by other aviators. It explores in detail the process that lead them to their pioneering craft and their many subsequent achievements over the following years, and highlights their enduring importance in the age of modern flight.  An authoritative new history and analysis of the Wright Brothers’ pioneering aircraft, from their triumph in 1903, through their string of achievements in the next decade, to their eclipse in the 1910s.

AUTHOR – Richard Hallion
PUBLISHER – Osprey
FORMAT – Softback
PAGES – 80
PUBLISHED – 2019
ISBN – 978 1 4728 3777 6

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This book traces the Wright Brothers’ story, from their first success on that cold December day throughout their glory years to their eventual eclipse by other aviators. It explores in detail the process that lead them to their pioneering craft and their many subsequent achievements over the following years, and highlights their enduring importance in the age of modern flight.  An authoritative new history and analysis of the Wright Brothers’ pioneering aircraft, from their triumph in 1903, through their string of achievements in the next decade, to their eclipse in the 1910s.

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