100 Planes 100 Years: The First Century of Aviation

100 Planes 100 Years: The First Century of Aviation

by Fred Winkowski, Frank D. Sullivan
     
 

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100 Planes 100 Years unfolds the evolution of aviation in a way never before seen. A stunning photograph of a plane for each year from 1920 - 2000 is portrayed through unique graphics showing silhouettes, multiple views, and action collages. Accompanying each of these never-before-published, full-color photos, you'll discover fascinating anecdotes about

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100 Planes 100 Years unfolds the evolution of aviation in a way never before seen. A stunning photograph of a plane for each year from 1920 - 2000 is portrayed through unique graphics showing silhouettes, multiple views, and action collages. Accompanying each of these never-before-published, full-color photos, you'll discover fascinating anecdotes about the plane's design, its daring pilots, and its final fate. From photos of the Wright brothers' first plane in 1900 to the spirit of St. Louis in 1927 to the planned super-jet of 2000, aviation history is made active and animated before your eyes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765108210
Publisher:
Smithmark Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Series:
One Thousand Years Ser.
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
10.72(w) x 11.32(h) x 0.89(d)

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