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Look Up, Dayton! A Walking Tour of Dayton, Ohio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Dayton, Ohio is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Birth of Flight: A History of the Wright Brothers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Orville and Wilbur Wright are two Americans credited with designing and constructing the world’s first successful airplane, as well as making the first controlled, motor-powered and sustained heavier-than-air human flight. While their first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina on December 17, 1912 was short (only 12 seconds) their impact on history would be long-lasting.
The Birth of Flight: A History of the Wright Brothers Just for Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 22. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
Planes have been flying ever since you were born, so why should you care about how they were invented? Why should you care about what happened over 100 years ago? Well, although humans have figured out a lot about flying, there is still a lot that we haven’t been able to do yet, and we need smart people who can solve these problems for us. Will you be one of them? The story of the Wright brothers
The Atomic Weight of Secrets or The Arrival of the Mysterious Men in Black: The Young Inventors Guild, Book One
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,820. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
In 1903, five truly brilliant young inventors, the children of the world's most important scientists, are taken from their lives and their parents by the mysterious men in black and left at an isolated farmhouse in Dayton, Ohio. Who are the men in black? Are the men in black trying to kidnap them--or protect them? And if they're trying to protect them--from what?
Miss Jones and the Wright Brothers: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that the first flight ended in a deadly crash! Something went wrong with the plane and it crashed. The first flight never happened. Can Miss Jones reach Kill Devil Hill in time to save Orville Wright? Has Common Core exercises.