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The Resource Flight : 100 years of aviation, R.G. Grant

Flight : 100 years of aviation, R.G. Grant

Label
Flight : 100 years of aviation
Title
Flight
Title remainder
100 years of aviation
Statement of responsibility
R.G. Grant
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
629.13/009
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL515
LC item number
.G67 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Flight : 100 years of aviation, R.G. Grant
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Foreword -- Age of the pioneers -- Prehistory of flight ; Fight to be first ; Flying takes off -- Aircraft go to war -- Working for the generals ; Knights of the air ; Zeppelins and bombers -- Golden age -- Blazing the trail ; Passengers now boarding ; Flying boats and airships ; Shadow of war -- Battle for the skies -- Command of the air ; Battle for Britain ; Air war at sea ; Death from the air -- Cold war, hot war -- Beyond the sound barrier ; Cold war warriors ; Air power in action ; Hi-tech warfare -- Space travel -- Journey to the moon ; Shuttle to space -- Shrinking world -- Jet passenger travel ; Fear of flying ; Small is beautiful
Control code
ocm50164508
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9780789489104
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002073935
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Flight : 100 years of aviation, R.G. Grant
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Foreword -- Age of the pioneers -- Prehistory of flight ; Fight to be first ; Flying takes off -- Aircraft go to war -- Working for the generals ; Knights of the air ; Zeppelins and bombers -- Golden age -- Blazing the trail ; Passengers now boarding ; Flying boats and airships ; Shadow of war -- Battle for the skies -- Command of the air ; Battle for Britain ; Air war at sea ; Death from the air -- Cold war, hot war -- Beyond the sound barrier ; Cold war warriors ; Air power in action ; Hi-tech warfare -- Space travel -- Journey to the moon ; Shuttle to space -- Shrinking world -- Jet passenger travel ; Fear of flying ; Small is beautiful
Control code
ocm50164508
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9780789489104
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002073935
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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