The Wright BrotherseBook - 2015
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Pulitzer-Prize winning historian and national treasure David McCullough gives us the broader story of the men behind the iconic flight at Kitty Hawk in this well-researched biography. Orville and Wilbur were incredibly close throughout their lives. They built and ran a printing press in high scho... Read More »
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Excellent description of a shy, cheerful, optimistic, entrepreneural, mechanical, sensitive man with ingenuity who worked with his brother and never gave up in adveristy. The best dividends come from seeking more knowledge rather than more power. So many lessons in this book. The power of family who encouraged reading and intellectual curiosity. The power of the work ethic. Excellent book.
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