|To Conquer the Air |
The Wright Brothers and the Great Race for Flight.
Tobin. This book examines the Wrights' quest for powered flight as part of the competition to that goal. Facing richer and more prominent men - including Glenn Curtiss; Alexander Graham Bell and Samuel Langley, head of the Smithsonian - the brothers toiled in obscurity until they made history. This is the compelling story of all those contestants. 352 pages, 16 B&W photos, 6"x 9", hardcover.
|Early Flyers Stamp Art |
This unique piece is both art and artifact - containing a rich history of noteworthy figures from aviation's early days. Features facts, quotes or anecdotes about the Wright Brothers, Samuel Langley, the Sperry Brothers, Harriet Quimby, Charles Lindbergh and Bessie Coleman, along with genuine stamps of various aviation greats. Because each stamp is hand selected and applied, your stamps may vary somewhat from those shown. Includes six stamps in an 8"x 10" double matte that comes ready to frame.
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