The Shoulders of Giants: A History of Human Flight to 1919

Scott, Phil

£20.00

Between the mythical flights of Icarus and Daedalus and the establishment of the airplane as practical transportation lie centuries of inspired failure and dogged technological advancement. The Shoulders of Giants brings to life this long and colorful history of humanity’s quest for flight.

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Publisher
Addison-Wesley
Publisher City
Reading, MA
Year
1995
Edition
1st
Format
h/b
Author
Scott, Phil
SKU
IYC132760
Categories
Condition
Near fine, 1st edition (1st printing), unclipped d/j (vg, fading on spine), cream boards, navy clothbound spine, gilt spine titling bright, text block firm, pages crisp and unmarked.
Size
8vo (230 x 150 / 9" x 6")
Page Count
337
ISBN
9780201627220