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By Dale Anderson,Ian Graham,Brian Williams

Designed for readers from grade 6 and up, this lavishly illustrated set presents entire assurance of the background of aviation, together with area flight, in addition to the technological know-how and know-how on which it relies. precise A-Z entries hint the improvement of human flight from historical myths and legends via modern day area exploration, highlighting medical discoveries and thoughts that made aviation possible."IFlight and movement" additionally celebrates the contributions and achievements of the pioneers and visionaries of air and area flight, from inventors and innovators to pilots, astronauts, and cosmonauts. precise illustrated diagrams supply readers a common figuring out of the mechanics of flight and of the physics and expertise concerned. The set additionally highlights key air and spacecrafts that experience made a different mark within the historical past of flight. It good points greater than 500 full-color and black-and-white pictures and illustrations, and in addition contains a timeline, a list of museums and shows, extra interpreting lists, a finished word list, and normal and topic indexes.

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