Book , Print in English

Fallacies and fantasies of air transport history

R.E.G. Davies.
  • McLean, Va. : Paladwr Press, 1994.
  • 1st ed.
  • xiii, 223 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Subjects
Genre
  • History.
Contents
  • The Il'ya Muromets (1913-1922)
  • The Lawson air Line (1919)
  • The Armstrong seadrome (1923-1943)
  • The Dornier Do X (1929-1933)
  • Legalized murder (1934)
  • The big flying boats (1931-1948)
  • The commercial airships (1919-1937)
  • The Mayo composite aircraft (1938)
  • The romance of early air tavel (1919-1940)
  • The first Comet (1932-1-1954)
  • The Concorde (1976- )
  • The U.S. SST (1958-1971)
  • Competition by deregulation (1978- )
  • Short take-off and landing (STOL) (and commercial helicopters) (1946-1966)
  • The DC-3 replacement (1960s-1970s)
  • The Orient Express
  • The suspended monorail.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-212) and index.
ISBN
  • 0962648353
  • 9780962648359
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2007271418
  • OCLC: 32076663
  • OCLC: 32076663

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