Boeing: Planemaker to the World

Boeing: Planemaker to the World

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by Robert Redding, Bill Yenne, Bill Yenne
     
 

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This book tells the Boeing story from its beginnings in a Lake Union boathouse, to its present status as the premier builder of commercial aircraft in the world. The book is more than just an airplane book, it is the story of the people who built the company and make it what it is. This is the story, too, of Boeing's other products, from hydrofoils to solar energy,… See more details below

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This book tells the Boeing story from its beginnings in a Lake Union boathouse, to its present status as the premier builder of commercial aircraft in the world. The book is more than just an airplane book, it is the story of the people who built the company and make it what it is. This is the story, too, of Boeing's other products, from hydrofoils to solar energy, from San Francisco Street cars to the first and only vehicle to have been driven across the surface of the moon.

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Booknews
Revision of the 1983 edition. A lush promotional book with adequate text<-->if one includes the generous captions to the abundant photos<--> which manifest only fair (Chinese) quality control. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781571450456
Publisher:
Thunder Bay Press
Publication date:
08/01/1997
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.38(w) x 12.33(h) x 0.98(d)

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