The Timechart History of Aviation

By: Gibbons, David; Evans, Anthony

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The airplane has come to dominate global transport, militaries and commerce in ways that could not have been imagined just a century ago. This authoritative and profusely illustrated guide to the development of flying machines -- from balloons, gliders and biplanes to the latest supersonic jets and stealth aircraft -- is meticulously researched from the world's principal aeronautic museums and libraries and includes: a thematic overview with statistical tables and diagrams; a spectacular 16-page timeline with gatefold pages, fully illustrated and depicting the history of flight; a comprehensive factfinder providing information on the most significant aircraft ever flown; double-page spreads concentrating on specific aspects of aviation and revolutionary aircraft; and an invaluable bibliography and directory to museums and collections.

Title: The Timechart History of Aviation

Author Name: Gibbons, David; Evans, Anthony

Categories: Transport,

Publisher: Worth Press Ltd: 2005-06-10

ISBN Number: 1903025028

ISBN Number 13: 9781903025024

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 30 to 37 cm tall, Folio

Seller ID: 088734

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