The Resource Airplanes of the world, 1490-1969., Drawings and descriptions of planes by Douglas Rolfe. Historical introductions by Alexis Dawydoff. Rev. by William Winter, William Byshyn [and] Hank Clark

Airplanes of the world, 1490-1969., Drawings and descriptions of planes by Douglas Rolfe. Historical introductions by Alexis Dawydoff. Rev. by William Winter, William Byshyn [and] Hank Clark

Label
Airplanes of the world, 1490-1969.
Title
Airplanes of the world, 1490-1969.
Statement of responsibility
Drawings and descriptions of planes by Douglas Rolfe. Historical introductions by Alexis Dawydoff. Rev. by William Winter, William Byshyn [and] Hank Clark
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains nearly 1,200 accurate drawings of airplanes, from Leonardo da Vinci's ornithopter, designed in 1490, to the latest aircraft flying today
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rolfe, Douglas
Dewey number
629.133/34/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL670
LC item number
.R58 1969
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dawydoff, Alexis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Airplanes
  • Airplanes
Label
Airplanes of the world, 1490-1969., Drawings and descriptions of planes by Douglas Rolfe. Historical introductions by Alexis Dawydoff. Rev. by William Winter, William Byshyn [and] Hank Clark
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To fly like a bird: 1490-1898 -- The Wrights lead the way: 1900-1914 -- The First World War: 1914-1918 -- Birth of air transport: 1919-1926 -- The Golden age of aviation: 1927-1932 -- Air power: 1933-1938 -- World War II: 1939-1945 -- The Speed of sound: 1946-1951 -- The Shrinking sky: 1952-1954 -- the Aero-space decade: 1951-1962 -- The Space Age: 1962-1969
Edition
3d rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (440 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1038778071
Label
Airplanes of the world, 1490-1969., Drawings and descriptions of planes by Douglas Rolfe. Historical introductions by Alexis Dawydoff. Rev. by William Winter, William Byshyn [and] Hank Clark
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To fly like a bird: 1490-1898 -- The Wrights lead the way: 1900-1914 -- The First World War: 1914-1918 -- Birth of air transport: 1919-1926 -- The Golden age of aviation: 1927-1932 -- Air power: 1933-1938 -- World War II: 1939-1945 -- The Speed of sound: 1946-1951 -- The Shrinking sky: 1952-1954 -- the Aero-space decade: 1951-1962 -- The Space Age: 1962-1969
Edition
3d rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (440 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1038778071

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