The Bishop’s boys : a life of Wilbur and Orville Wright


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Crouch, Tom D.


Keyword(s):
Aeronautics -- United States -- Biography. Wright, Orville, 1871-1948. Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912. Wright, Wilbur (Ingenieur) Wright, Orville Aviation


Year:
1989


Pages:
606 p., [1] p. of plates


Publisher:
W.W. Norton


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
18135130


Label:
Box 26


Notes:
ill., ports. ; 24 cm. Includes index./ Bibliography: p. 577-586. Tom D. Crouch. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: TL540.W7; Dewey: 629.13/0092/2; B


ISBN:
ISBN: 0393026604; 9780393026603 LCCN: 88-19585


Work type:
Biography (bio)


Abstract:
An account of how the two inventors were guided by their father, the years leading to the triumph of practical flight, and the death of Orville in 1948.


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