A Field Guide To Airplanes Of North America

A Field Guide To Airplanes Of North America

by Gerald L. Foster, M. R. Montgomery
     
 

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Extending the principles of the famed Peterson Identification System to the man-made world, A Field Guide to Airplanes will enable you to identify virtually any plane in North America, in the air or on the ground. This fully revised and updated third edition features more than 400 aircraft, including 75 new planes that incorporate the latest advances in general

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Extending the principles of the famed Peterson Identification System to the man-made world, A Field Guide to Airplanes will enable you to identify virtually any plane in North America, in the air or on the ground. This fully revised and updated third edition features more than 400 aircraft, including 75 new planes that incorporate the latest advances in general aviation, military aircraft, commercial airliners, business jets, and helicopters. Beautiful and accurate illustrations include arrows and detailed drawings to help pinpoint the differences between similar models. Clear, succinct descriptions of each plane include statistical information, history, and a list of important field marks that distinguish one plane from another. For serious enthusiasts and amateurs alike, this is the only true field guide to airplanes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618411276
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
03/01/2006
Edition description:
Revised, Update
Pages:
306
Sales rank:
192,714
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.69(d)

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