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The Resource Airplanes : the life story of a technology, Jeremy R. Kinney, in association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC

Airplanes : the life story of a technology, Jeremy R. Kinney, in association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC

Label
Airplanes : the life story of a technology
Title
Airplanes
Title remainder
the life story of a technology
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy R. Kinney, in association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
629.1309
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL515
LC item number
.K45 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Greenwood technographies,
Label
Airplanes : the life story of a technology, Jeremy R. Kinney, in association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-149) and index
Contents
Origins of powered flight -- The first war in the air, 1914-1918 -- The aeronautical revolution, 1918-1938 -- World War II in the air, 1939-1945 -- The second aeronautical revolution, 1930-1960 -- The jet airplane as a military weapon, 1945-present -- The commercial airplane, 1945-present -- General aviation, 1920-present -- Conclusion: higher, ever higher
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 160 p.
Isbn
9780313331503
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009759
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1478195
  • ocm65207074
Label
Airplanes : the life story of a technology, Jeremy R. Kinney, in association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-149) and index
Contents
Origins of powered flight -- The first war in the air, 1914-1918 -- The aeronautical revolution, 1918-1938 -- World War II in the air, 1939-1945 -- The second aeronautical revolution, 1930-1960 -- The jet airplane as a military weapon, 1945-present -- The commercial airplane, 1945-present -- General aviation, 1920-present -- Conclusion: higher, ever higher
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 160 p.
Isbn
9780313331503
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009759
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1478195
  • ocm65207074

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