Wings: A History of Aviation from Kites to the Space Age
Wings: A History of Aviation from Kites to the Space Age by Tom D. Crouch
Wings: A History of Aviation from Kites to the Space Age Author: Tom D. Crouch
Title: Wings: A History of Aviation from Kites to the Space Age
ISBN: 0393057674
ISBN13: 978-0393057676
Other Formats: doc lrf azw txt
Pages: 512 pages
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc; 1st edition (November 2003)
Language: English
Category: Engineering & Transportation
Size PDF version: 1690 kb
Size EPUB version: 1529 kb
Subcategory: Transportation




A narrative history of the development of human flight discusses how the enthusiasm of various amateurs gave way to the aviation industry, citing the periods of setback and danger that marked the achievements of numerous flight pioneers. 20,000 first printing.