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Helicopters: An Illustrated History of Their Impact (Weapons and Warfare)

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McGowen traces the development of helicopters from the first successful machines in the early 1900s to their current status as one of the military's most versatile and effective tools. A separate section found at the back of the volume lists the specifications for various types of helicopters, accompanied by b&w photographic examples. Army aviator McGowen teaches military history at Columbia College, Joint Reserve Base, Fort Worth, Texas.
Annotation 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781851094684
Editor:
Tucker, Spencer C.
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO
Editor:
Tucker, Spencer C.
Author:
McGowen, Stanley S.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military - Aviation
Subject:
Military Science
Subject:
Military helicopters
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - History - Military / War
Subject:
Military-Aviation History
Series:
Weapons and Warfare
Publication Date:
20050531
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
351
Dimensions:
10.02x7.36x.98 in. 1.77 lbs.
Age Level:
13-22

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