The Aircraft Book
20%
off

The Aircraft Book

4.07 (14 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , Read by 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

An action-packed ride through the history of aircraft The Aircraft Book is all about the men, machines, and landmark technology behind the most iconic aircraft from the Supermarine Spitfire to the Concorde. Featuring over 1,000 of the greatest military and commercial aircraft in the world, this is an amazing visual guide tracing their evolution over the past 10 decades. A captivating, international view of aircraft through time from Germany's Zeppelins to the USA's "Blackbird" with histories of how famous marques like Boeing and Lockheed came to be household names. Plus, go on a virtual tour inside the engines of some of the legendary planes to see just what powers their performance. The Aircraft Book is essential for aviation buffs, covering the enduring impact that aircraft has on society as an object of curiosity, a symbol of luxury, and an essential weapon of war.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 267 x 309 x 27mm | 1,960g
  • Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • DK
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 3rd ed.
  • w. numerous col. ill.
  • 1409364801
  • 9781409364801
  • 24,909

Rating details

14 ratings
4.07 out of 5 stars
5 43% (6)
4 36% (5)
3 14% (2)
2 0% (0)
1 7% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X