6 edition of The conquest of the air found in the catalog.
The conquest of the air
|Statement||[by] Frank Howard and Bill Gunston.|
|LC Classifications||TL515 .S843 1972|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||264|
|LC Control Number||72003818|
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The Conquest of the Air or, The Advent of Aerial Navigation. New York: Moffat, Yard, pp. Hardcover, red board with white embossed lettering. Wear on the spine as well as a sticker on it, personal inscription on the cover page. Lepage, W. Laurence. The ABC of Flight. John Wiley & Sons, Inc, New York, pages. The Conquest of the Air The most popular man in Europe in the year was still the United States Minister to France. The figure of plain Benjamin Franklin, his broad head, with the calm, shrewd eyes peering through the bifocals of his own invention, invested with a halo of great learning and fame, entirely captivated the people's imagination.
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