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Kite - Wikipedia

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A kite is traditionally a tethered heavier-than-air craft with wing surfaces that react against the ... Kites were invented in China, where materials ideal for kite building were readily available: ...

Who Invented the Kite? | Wonderopolis

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Traditionally, historians give credit for the invention of the kite to the Chinese. They admit, though, that China may get credit simply because its history has been ...

Who invented the kite and when? - Times of India

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Jul 24, 2010 ... No one knows exactly how or who invented the first kite. It is thought that the earliest use of kites was among the Chinese, approximately 2800 ...

Who invented the kite? | Reference.com

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The kite is an ancient device that is believed to have been invented in China by two philosophers in the fifth century B.C. named Mo Di and Luc Ban. Before the ...

Kite History - Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding

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The kite is something children all over the world play with. But how, and where, was the kite invented? And was it always a toy? The generally accepted wisdom  ...

Chinese Kites, the History and culture of Chinese Kites

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Introduction to history and culture of Chinese kites, including construction, Weifang ... And ancient China did indeed have a well-developed social structure that ...

Who Invented The Kite? Most Contenders Come From Ancient Asia.

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While researching other history pages on this site, I got the impression that China was the birth-place of the kite. However, on re-searching the Web, it seems that ...

-National Kite Month: Kite History - Gomberg Kites

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Kite flying was eventually spread by traders from China to Korea, and across Asia to India. Each area developed a distinctive style of kite and cultural purpose for ...

The History Of Kites - From Ancient Chinese Kites To Modern Stunt ...

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Most artistic Japanese kites were developed in the Edo period from 1603 to 1867 . At this time, Japan was closed to foreigners. Different designs originated from ...

Ancient China: Kites - Daily Kos

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Nov 25, 2012 ... About 2,800 years ago, during the Zhou Dynasty, the Chinese developed kites using silk fabric for sail material, high-tensile-strength silk for the ...