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The Manteca Bulletin
‘The Great White Hope’white male. Middle-class white males were the great inventors: Eli Whitney and
‘The Great White Hope’
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 42 minutes ago
white male. Middle-class white males were the great inventors: Eli Whitney and Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell and the Wright Brothers. They were the great capitalists: Andrew Carnegie and John D. Rockefeller, Henry Ford and J. P. Morgan. All... Read more
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The Morning Call
See the Solar Impulse up close at Allentown airportBertrand Piccard brought the $20 million-a-year operation in for a landing at L
See the Solar Impulse up close at Allentown airport
The Morning Call / Posted 11 hours ago
Bertrand Piccard brought the $20 million-a-year operation in for a landing at LVIA to complete a 17-hour flight from Wright Brothers Airport in Dayton, Ohio, completing the 13th leg of a trip that started in March 2015 in Abu Dhabi. The... Read more
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The Seattle Times
10 new paperbacks to tote along this summeryet is spiked with the wildness and plain talk of Mary Karr’s best work.” With
10 new paperbacks to tote along this summer
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 hours ago
yet is spiked with the wildness and plain talk of Mary Karr’s best work.” With dozens of Mann’s superb photographs. “The Wright Brothers” by David McCullough (Simon & Schuster, $17). McCullough, who at age 82 surely qualifies for the label... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
KRLD To Do List May 26-30, 2016Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Claude Monet, Albert Einstein, W
KRLD To Do List May 26-30, 2016
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 21 hours ago
Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Claude Monet, Albert Einstein, William Shakespeare, Mark Twain and the Wright Brothers. These life-size bronze sculptures are seated on benches throughout the garden and guests are welcome to come... Read more
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News.com.au
Europe has held its first virtual reality concert. It sucked.inventors to the present day I’m sure they’d be blown away by what the tech sav
Europe has held its first virtual reality concert. It sucked.
News.com.au / Posted 23 hours ago
inventors to the present day I’m sure they’d be blown away by what the tech savvy brains of the world have achieved. The Wright brothers would be shocked to see we can fly anywhere in the world in less than a day with no need for goggles or a... Read more
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asianage
Solar plane lands in Ohio on latest leg of world tripsome 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on
Solar plane lands in Ohio on latest leg of world trip
asianage / Posted yesterday
some 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on its official Twitter page. “People told the Wright Brothers & us what we wanted to achieve was impossible,” said Bertrand Piccard after landing. “They were wrong!” The... Read more
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Al.com
NASA's Space Launch System gets record funding from House appropriatorssystem. "If America is not a trailblazer in science and exploration," Aderholt
NASA's Space Launch System gets record funding from House appropriators
Al.com / Posted yesterday
system. "If America is not a trailblazer in science and exploration," Aderholt said, "then we will no doubt fall behind other countries. Our country should never surrender the spirit of Lewis and Clark, the Wright brothers, Earhart or Arms... Read more
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The Morning Call
Solar Impulse 2 brings adventure to Lehigh ValleyPiccard is bringing the $20 million a year operation in for a landing at LVIA t
Solar Impulse 2 brings adventure to Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Piccard is bringing the $20 million a year operation in for a landing at LVIA to complete a 17-hour flight from the Wright Brothers Airport in Dayton, completing the 13th leg of a trip that started in March 2015 in Abu Dhabi. "I love... Read more
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The Morning Call
Solar Impulse2 brings adventure to Lehigh ValleyPiccard is bringing the $20 million a year operation in for a landing at LVIA t
Solar Impulse2 brings adventure to Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Piccard is bringing the $20 million a year operation in for a landing at LVIA to complete a 17-hour flight from the Wright Brothers Airport in Dayton, completing the 13th leg of a trip that started in March 2015 in Abu Dhabi. "I love... Read more
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Daily Mail
Solar Impulse 2 leaves Ohio using only the energy from the sun to flyflew out of the Dayton International Airport on time this morning at 4 am. 'I'
Solar Impulse 2 leaves Ohio using only the energy from the sun to fly
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
flew out of the Dayton International Airport on time this morning at 4 am. 'I'm a bit sad to leave Dayton, the city of the Wright Brothers, but also excited to continue our adventure,' Betrand Piccard, a psychiatrist and balloonist who became the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Round-the-world solar plane back in air after stop at home of Wright brothers Solar Impulse 2 landing at Kalaeloa Airport, O'ahu, Hawaii, on a previous leg
Round-the-world solar plane back in air after stop at home of Wright brothers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Solar Impulse 2 landing at Kalaeloa Airport, O'ahu, Hawaii, on a previous leg A solar-powered airplane has taken off from the Ohio home town of America aviation pioneers... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Round-the-world solar plane back in air after stop at home of Wright Brothers | Irish Examiner Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 11:50 am A solar-powered airpla
Round-the-world solar plane back in air after stop at home of Wright Brothers
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 11:50 am A solar-powered airplane has taken off... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Solar Impulse 2 takes off from Daytonof the technology could bring change, said Dayton Airport Director Terry Slayba
Solar Impulse 2 takes off from Dayton
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
of the technology could bring change, said Dayton Airport Director Terry Slaybaugh. “It really makes me think about the Wright brothers and the skepticism they faced when they first began their flights,” he said. “Many people thought it was not... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monu
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC 17. Lost World Caverns, WV 18. Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center, NC 19. Mount Vernon, VA 20. White House, Washington, D.C. 21. Colonial... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monu
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC 17. Lost World Caverns, WV 18. Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center, NC 19. Mount Vernon, VA 20. White House, Washington, D.C. 21. Colonial... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the countryForce Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monu
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the country
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC 17. Lost World Caverns, WV 18. Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center, NC 19. Mount Vernon, VA 20. White House, Washington, D.C. 21. Colonial... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the countryForce Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monu
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the country
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC 17. Lost World Caverns, WV 18. Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center, NC 19. Mount Vernon, VA 20. White House, Washington, D.C. 21. Colonial... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monu
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC 17. Lost World Caverns, WV 18. Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center, NC 19. Mount Vernon, VA 20. White House, Washington, D.C. 21. Colonial... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monu
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Force Station, FL 15. Okefenokee Swamp Park, GA 16. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC 17. Lost World Caverns, WV 18. Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center, NC 19. Mount Vernon, VA 20. White House, Washington, D.C. 21. Colonial... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Solar plane set to take off from Dayton Wednesdayof the technology could bring change, said Dayton Airport Director Terry Slayba
Solar plane set to take off from Dayton Wednesday
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
of the technology could bring change, said Dayton Airport Director Terry Slaybaugh. “It really makes me think about the Wright brothers and the skepticism they faced when they first began their flights,” he said. “Many people thought it was not... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AMT Day 2016 - Making Charles ProudCharles Taylor, the Wright Brothers' mechanic and father of aviation maintenanc
AMT Day 2016 - Making Charles Proud
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
Charles Taylor, the Wright Brothers' mechanic and father of aviation maintenance, was born on May 24, 1868. Today - 148 years later - we honor his legacy with every safe arrival. On behalf of ARSA, I'd like to celebrate this year's Aviation... Read more
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The Source Weekly
75 Years of Smoke Jumpers, High Desert Museum Exhibit Opens 6/4and the evolution of aerial firefighting techniques and technology. Smokejumper
75 Years of Smoke Jumpers, High Desert Museum Exhibit Opens 6/4
The Source Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
and the evolution of aerial firefighting techniques and technology. Smokejumpers opens June 4.“Thirty years after the Wright Brothers, parachutes and planes transformed firefighting in the Pacific Northwest,” said Curator of Western History... Read more
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Mashable
Solar Impulse lands in the home of the Wright BrothersSolar Impulse continues to make history, lands in home of the Wright Brothers
Solar Impulse lands in the home of the Wright Brothers
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Solar Impulse continues to make history, lands in home of the Wright Brothers The solar-powered plane making a trek around the world landed in the home of the first flight. The Wright Brothers made this spot famous with their breakthrough, and now... Read more
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Daily Mail
Solar plane's flight from Ohio to Pennsylvania postponedtake off) to Dayton in Ohio. The city of Dayton is important to Mr Piccard and
Solar plane's flight from Ohio to Pennsylvania postponed
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
take off) to Dayton in Ohio. The city of Dayton is important to Mr Piccard and Mr Borschberg because it was the home of the Wright Brothers, the first men to fly a power-driven aircraft heavier than air With a wingspan exceeding that of a Boeing... Read more
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Newsmax
Solar Plane Lands in Dayton, OH During Sun-Powered Trip Around the Globepioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright, at about 10 p.m. Saturday after a 17-hour f
Solar Plane Lands in Dayton, OH During Sun-Powered Trip Around the Globe
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright, at about 10 p.m. Saturday after a 17-hour flight, Reuters reported. "People told the Wright Brothers and us what we wanted to achieve was impossible," said Bertrand Piccard, a frequent pilot of the plane. "They... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Wright brothers inspire pilots of history-making solar planeof the batteries." Piccard, whose grandfather developed the pressurized aircra
Wright brothers inspire pilots of history-making solar plane
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
of the batteries." Piccard, whose grandfather developed the pressurized aircraft cabin, said being in the hometown of the Wright brothers is a reminder that success often comes after adversity, but dedication to an idea, hard work and perseverance... Read more
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New York Post
It’s shockingly easy to fall in love with a sex dolldoll maker Orient Industries.Photo: Getty Images Taffy and her ilk are laughab
It’s shockingly easy to fall in love with a sex doll
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
doll maker Orient Industries.Photo: Getty Images Taffy and her ilk are laughably primitive. But then again, so were the Wright Brothers’ prototypes. We went from “this is a fantasy” to “I want more legroom in premium economy” in less than a... Read more
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FOX News
Who was really the first Ford Mustang owner?there with the question of who was first to the North Pole – Cook or Peary? – o
Who was really the first Ford Mustang owner?
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
there with the question of who was first to the North Pole – Cook or Peary? – or whether Gustave Whitehead flew before the Wright Brothers. The Philadelphia Connection Ron Hermann of Warminster, Pa., says he was the first buyer. Although some... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11and residents benefited from having the production headquarters in Martinsburg.
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
and residents benefited from having the production headquarters in Martinsburg. Plus, I never thought Berkeley County could double for New York City, the West, an auto racing circuit, the Wright brothers shop, and numerous other states and countrie... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Unknown Stories of WNY: The World Takes Flight on WNY Know-HowNeil Armstrong credited for his ability to land on the moon surface. And it al
Unknown Stories of WNY: The World Takes Flight on WNY Know-How
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
Neil Armstrong credited for his ability to land on the moon surface. And it all began with the first airplane ever built in Buffalo and a question; Did a former Western New Yorker named Gustave Whitehead beat the Wright Brothers to powered f... Read more
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Daily Mail
Solar Impulse 2 lands in Ohio: Sunlight-powered plane reaches Wright brothers' city in latest stop on round-
Solar Impulse 2 lands in Ohio
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
: Sunlight-powered plane reaches Wright brothers' city in latest stop on round-the-world quest Landed in Dayton, Ohio late on Saturday night after taking off from Tulsa Dayton was home to Wright brothers, who flew first... Read more
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Gulf News
Solar Impulse 2 touches down in Ohioimpossible to give the world hope, audacious men who believed in their dream en
Solar Impulse 2 touches down in Ohio
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
impossible to give the world hope, audacious men who believed in their dream enough to make it a reality.” Stephen and Amanda Wright from the Wright Brothers family were at Dayton airport to welcome the two Si2 pilots, along with other well-wish... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Solar Impulse 2 plane lands in Daytonand Borschberg said in a statement. Dayton is significant to aviation buffs be
Solar Impulse 2 plane lands in Dayton
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
and Borschberg said in a statement. Dayton is significant to aviation buffs because it is the home of Orville and Wilbur Wright, brothers who developed the world’s first successful powered aircraft heavier than air. Solar Impulse 2 departed from... Read more
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News.com.au
Solar plane lands in Ohiosome 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on
Solar plane lands in Ohio
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
some 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on its official Twitter page. "People told the Wright Brothers and us what we wanted to achieve was impossible," said Bertrand Piccard after landing. "They were... Read more
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Perth Now
Solar plane lands in Ohiosome 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on
Solar plane lands in Ohio
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
some 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on its official Twitter page. "People told the Wright Brothers and us what we wanted to achieve was impossible," said Bertrand Piccard after landing. "They were... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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Weekly Times
Solar plane lands in Ohiosome 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on
Solar plane lands in Ohio
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
some 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on its official Twitter page. "People told the Wright Brothers and us what we wanted to achieve was impossible," said Bertrand Piccard after landing. "They were... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Solar plane lands in Ohiosome 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on
Solar plane lands in Ohio
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
some 17 hours after leaving Phoenix Goodyear Airport, the project team said on its official Twitter page. "People told the Wright Brothers and us what we wanted to achieve was impossible," said Bertrand Piccard after landing. "They were... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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11 News Houston
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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USA Today
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Books: New and noteworthyautomobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Gold
Books: New and noteworthy
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
automobile industry, from the world-famous to the lesser known. The buzz: Goldstone also wrote Birdmen, a history of the Wright Brothers, which USA TODAY gave ***½ (out of four) stars. 3. Marlene by C.W. Gortner (William Morrow, fiction, on sale... Read more
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