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The Latest Recommendation from Lee’s Bookshelf – “The Wright Brothers” by David McCullough

wright brothersThe Latest Recommendation from Lee’s Bookshelf – “The Wright Brothers” by David McCullough. Who were these men and how was it that they achieved what they did? Far more than a couple of unschooled Dayton bicycle mechanics who happened to hit on success, they were men of exceptional courage and determination, and of far-ranging intellectual interests and ceaseless curiosity, much of which they attributed to their upbringing. The house they lived in had no electricity or indoor plumbing, but there were books aplenty, supplied mainly by their preacher father, and they never stopped reading.

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