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Flight in America, 1900-1983
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Roger E. Bilstein, Roger E.. Bilstein
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher:

Explains technological advances in aeronautics, assesses the links between American culture and flight technology, and chronicles the history of American flight--commercial, military, and private
Flight in America
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Roger E. Bilstein
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

When first published in 1984, Roger Bilstein's Flight in America was widely hailed as the foremost history of what is arguably the most remarkable achievement of the twentieth century--human flight. Now, in this newly revised and expanded edition, Bilstein continues his comprehensive history to the closing decade of the present
The First Century of Flight in America
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Roger E. Bilstein
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02 - Publisher:

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Two Hundred Years of Flight in America
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Eugene Morlock Emme
Categories: Aeronautics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: American Astronautical Society

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The Flight of the Century
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Thomas Kessner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-20 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In late May 1927 an inexperienced and unassuming 25-year-old Air Mail pilot from rural Minnesota stunned the world by making the first non-stop transatlantic flight. A spectacular feat of individual daring and collective technological accomplishment, Charles Lindbergh's flight from New York to Paris ushered in America's age of commercial aviation.