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The ascension of Montgolfier’s balloon

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It was on June 5, 1783 that Stephen and Joseph Montgolfier, two French brothers, sent up the first balloon. You can just imagine the amazement it caused when it arose from the ground.

Author
The Project Gutenberg eBook, Aviation Book, by Haywood Leslie Davis
Published in 1918
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