Gee Bee

by Delmar Benjamin

MBI Publishing Company | October 4, 1993 | Trade Paperback

Not yet rated | write a review
Here''s the inside story of the creation of the Gee Bee R-2 replica, written and photographed by the men who designed and built it. This star of air shows is followed from re-creating the original plans through all stages of construction; on its first test flights; and wowing the crowds at Oshkosh and other air shows. Packed with original color photography.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 96 pages, 9 × 8.25 × 0.25 in

Published: October 4, 1993

Publisher: MBI Publishing Company

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 087938820X

ISBN - 13: 9780879388201

Found in: Air Sports

save 5%

  • Out of stock online

$16.95  ea

Online Price

$16.95 List Price

Cart

This item is eligible for FREE SHIPPING on orders over $25.
See details

Easy, FREE returns. See details

Item can only be shipped in Canada

Downloads instantly to your kobo or other ereading device. See details

All available formats:

Reviews

– More About This Product –

Gee Bee

by Delmar Benjamin

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 96 pages, 9 × 8.25 × 0.25 in

Published: October 4, 1993

Publisher: MBI Publishing Company

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 087938820X

ISBN - 13: 9780879388201

About the Book

Motorbooks International's Entusait Color Series books are naturals for establishing collections or helping your customers find that special book on their favorite subject. Each book represents 80 color photos plus historic text written from a uniquely American perspective in an attractive format. All this and a terrific value to boot! The inside story of the re-creation of the Gee Bee R-2 replica -- written an photographed by the men who designed and built it. This star of air shows is followed from re-creating the original plans through all stages of construction. On its first test flights, wowing the crowds at Oshkosh and other air shows. Performing aerobatics, low-level inverted passes, and knife-edge passes -- all of which the original was supposedly too unstable to do! An in-depth examination that debunks a few myths, reveals new details, and points out all the features and details of the stubby legend of the 1930s air faces. Features all original photography.

From the Publisher

Here''s the inside story of the creation of the Gee Bee R-2 replica, written and photographed by the men who designed and built it. This star of air shows is followed from re-creating the original plans through all stages of construction; on its first test flights; and wowing the crowds at Oshkosh and other air shows. Packed with original color photography.
Item not added

This item is not available to order at this time.

See used copies from 00.00
  • My Gift List
  • My Wish List
  • Shopping Cart