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THE LORE OF FLIGHT, John W. R. Taylor (1984)

Hardback in good condition. Gift notation inside.

ABOUT THIS BOOK: This book is divided into four main section covering: the historical background; the structure of aeroplanes; engines and equipment; and finally a chapter on flying today, discussing all aspects of typical transatlantic flight and in contrast, the technicalities involved in flying small aircraft. Beautifully illustrated with over 200 colour technical drawings and over 150 black and white drawings, The Lore of Flight also contains an index with more than 1500 entries supplementing the main text.

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  • Seller location: Auckland City, Auckland, NZ

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