A Century of Triumph: The History of Aviation

A Century of Triumph: The History of Aviation

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780743234795
Publisher: Free Press
Publication date: 10/29/2002
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 10.28(w) x 10.26(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

Forewordvi
Prologue the Wright Brothers Conquer the Air2
1Practical Aviation Takes Off24
2The Race for Speed and Distance98
3From Biplane to Monoplane150
4The Jet Age230
5Rotary-Wing Flight from Leonardo to Sikorsky280
6The Modern Age310
Index380

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