Flight In America

Author: Roger E. Bilstein
Publisher: Resources for the Future
ISBN: 9780801866852
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He offers a glimpse of the developments one might expect in the new millennium.

Flight Patterns

Author: Roger E. Bilstein
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820332143
Size: 57.94 MB
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Flight Patterns is particularly useful for its discussion of both economic and cultural factors, treating them as integrated elements of the evolving air age.

American Military Aviation

Author: Charles Joseph Gross
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781585442553
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NOTES CHAPTER 1: BRIGADES OF FLYING HORSES 1. ... From the Wrights to
the Astronauts, 1-4; James L. Stokesbury, A Short History of Air Power, 13;
Charles H. Gibbs- Smith, Flight Through the Ages: A Complete, Illustrated
Chronology ...

The American Midwest

Author: Andrew R. L. Cayton
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253003490
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The end of World War II also marked the end of military flight test operations at
Wright Field. ... and Further Reading: Roger Bilstein, The Enterprise of Flight (
2001); Roger Bilstein, Flight in America: From the Wrights to the Astronauts, 3rd
ed.

The Wright Brothers

Author: Kitty Shea
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9780756511845
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A biography of Wilbur and Orville Wright, who built the first airplane that was run by an engine and steered by a pilot.

Testing Aircraft Exploring Space

Author: Roger E. Bilstein
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801871580
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In this richly illustrated account, acclaimed historian of aviation Roger E. Bilstein combines the story of NACA and NASA to provide a fresh look at the agencies, the problems they faced, and the hard work as well as inventive genius of the ...

Aircraft

Author: David Pascoe
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1861894686
Size: 75.33 MB
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... Birth of the Spitfire (London, 1941) Berg, A. Scott, Lindbergh (New York, 1998)
Bilstein, Roger E., Flight in America: From the Wrights to the Astronauts (
Baltimore, 2001) Bishop, Chris, The Encyclopaedia of 20thCentury Air Warfare (
Leicester ...

American Women And Flight Since 1940

Author: Deborah G. Douglas
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 9780813126258
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The book tells of Kentucky’s leaders from Daniel Boone and Henry Clay to Abraham Lincoln, Mary Breckinridge, and Muhammad Ali. The authors also highlight the lives of Kentuckians, both famous and ordinary, to give a voice to history.

The Right Stuff

Author: Tom Wolfe
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429961325
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It is this, the inner life of the astronauts, that Tom Wolfe describes with his almost uncanny empathetic powers, that made The Right Stuff a classic.