From the Publisher
34 cm x 31 cm x 4 cm boxset of hardcover book containing rare and newly researched removeable documents of historic importance.
From the Jacket
The Development of Aviation Through the Ages.From the very first flights in balloons and gliders to the launch of a spacecraft to the moon, mankind has been fascinated by the challenge of taking to the skies above us. In this beautifully illustrated book, the history of flight is presented from a global perspective. From early pioneers such as the Wright brothers, Alcock & Brown and Louis Bleriot;...