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Flight, fliers, and flying machines

David Jefferis

Flight, fliers, and flying machines

by David Jefferis

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airplanes -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Airplanes -- History.

  • About the Edition

    Traces the evolution of the airplane from man"s first flying machine to today"s supersonic jets.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesFlight.
    Statementwritten by David Jefferis ; created & designed by David Salariya.
    SeriesTimelines, Timelines (Franklin Watts, inc.)
    ContributionsSalariya, David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL547 .J44 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1530415M
    ISBN 100531110931
    LC Control Number91007801

    This book goes through the history of flying machines, from planes, to balloons, to today's Airbus. Flying Jack - Kathye Petrie, (), Fiction Interest level: , ESL level: 3 Jack's desire to become a pilot continues even after he names all the children in his family after famous fliers. See Them Flying – Houston Peterson’s Air-Age Scrapbook The American Heritage History of Flight () The First To Fly – Aviation’s Pioneer Days, by Sherwood Harris. Kite Making and Flying, by Harold Ridgeway. Timelines: Flight, Fliers and Flying Machines, by David Jefferis. Articles.

    There will be ample opportunity for physical science activities in that direction. Famous people involved in flight will pull in the biographies. Mythology and fantasy of flight should bring in other interested readers. The movie "Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines" came out in and starred Terry Thomas, among others. Get this from a library! Los aviones: la conquista del aire por el hombre. [David Jefferis] -- Este libro describiendo, etapa por etapa, la historia de la aviación, desde el vuelo de Ícaro hasta los más sofisticados aviones militares, desde los globos aerostáticos al supersónico Concorde.

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