Blaming Wilbur and Orville: The Wright Patent Suits and the Growth of American Aeronautics

  • Tom D. Crouch
Part of the Archimedes book series (ARIM, volume 3)


“Probably no single phase of aviation is as little known by those who should be well-informed on the subject,” engineer Charles B. Hayward remarked in 1911, “as the actual status of aviation where the Wright patent is concerned.”


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