Aviation: An Illustrated History

By: Chant, Christopher

Price: $15.00

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Book Condition: Very Good

Second/Revised Edition, Hardcover, DJ with blue boards, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall, 352pp incl. index, heavy weight, 150 colour/330 b&w illustrations plus 25 drawings. Contents includes: The Wrights brother's achievement; The early machines; 1909: The year of Rheims; Higher and Faster; World War 1; Postwar retrenchment; New technology; The Schneider trophy; The distance flights; Birth of the airliner; Preparations for war; World War II; The jet age; The helicopter; The civil aviation boom; The future; and Index to aircraft.This is a very good tight copy, DJ is in great condition with only minor shelf wear, pages are generally unmarked with some faint age related spotting on inside double page, binding in tight condition with no wear and tear.

Title: Aviation: An Illustrated History

Author Name: Chant, Christopher

Categories: Aircraft/Aviation,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, England, Orbis Publishing Limited: 1983

ISBN Number: 0856135194

ISBN Number 13: 9780856135194

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 000016

Keywords: Flying, Machines, Air, Aircraft, Aviation, Aeroplane, Aeroplanes, Plane, Planes, Military, War, Airforce,