Ben Montgomery on Plennie Wingo’s attempt to walk backward around the world.
Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman’s real memoir about her turn as a fake violinist.
How Wilbur Wright solved the problem of manned flight.
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Rachel Slade, author of “Into the Raging Sea,” on the sinking of American container ship El Faro.
Cary J. Griffith, author of “Gunflint Burning,” on one of the largest wildfires in U.S. history.