Wings of Opportunity: The Wright Brothers in Montgomery, Alabama, 1910

Wings of Opportunity: The Wright Brothers in Montgomery, Alabama, 1910

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In 1910, Orville and Wilbur Wright opened the first US civilian flight school in Montgomery, Alabama. The Wright Brothers hoped to find a climate warmer and more hospitable to flying than their company base of snowy Dayton, Ohio, even as forward-thinking Montgomerians heralded the school as a way to rise above the shadow of the Civil War. Author Julie Hedgepeth Williams chronicles the short life of this flight school as seen mainly through the eyes of the Alabama… (more)

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Publisher: NewSouth Books (January 26, 2012)

Format: EPUB

File size: 1.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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