Charles E. Taylor, 1868-1956: The Wright Brothers Mechanician

Title

Charles E. Taylor, 1868-1956: The Wright Brothers Mechanician

Files

Document Type

Book

Description

This biography details the life of the unsung hero who built the engine powering the Wright brothers' successful 1903 Flyer. His lifetime spanned the advent of 2,800 horsepower radials, rocket and jet engines, two World Wars, and supersonic flight.

Publication Date

5-20-2013

Publisher

Wright State University Libraries

City

Dayton

Keywords

Charles E. Taylor, Aeronautics--History, Aviation mechanics, Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | United States History

Identifier/URL

096699650X