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The Fun of It: Random Records of My Own Flying and of Women in Aviation

Amelia Earhart

Autobiography of the famous flyer which describes her own ambitions to become a pilot and offers advice to others.... (read more)


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Flight Instruction and Aerodynamics
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Transforming Health Care: Virginia Mason Medical Center's Pursuit of the Perfect Patient Experience

Charles Kenney

For decades, the manufacturing industry has employed the Toyota Production System the most powerful production method in the world to reduce waste, improve quality, reduce defects and increase worker productivity. In 2001, Virginia Mason Medical Center... (read more)


Buying Guides
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Airplane Ownership

Ron Wanttaja

For the first-time airplane buyer, this book is an invaluable resource and guide. The award-winning author offers money-saving information on everything a private pilot needs to consider before and after buying a plane: selection, purchasing, financing... (read more)


Disasters
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Brace for Impact: Miracle on the Hudson Survivors Share Their Stories of Near Death and Hope for New Life

Dorothy Firman

What Passengers of Flight 1549 Want Others to Know About Second Chances Brace for impact. Three simple words that proclaimed to all 150 passengers on board US Airways Flight 1549 on that cold, crisp New York afternoon of January 15, 2009, that their... (read more)


General
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Rockets and Missiles: The Life Story of a Technology

A Bowdoin Van Riper

Beginning with World War II, missiles transformed the art of war. For the first time, cities of warring nations were vulnerable to sudden, unannounced, long-distance attacks. At the same time, rockets made possible one of the great triumphs of the modern... (read more)


Flight Test Guides
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The Flight Instructor's Manual (Flight Manuals)

William C. Kershner

The Flight Instructors Manual is an invaluable reference for flight instructor applicants and serves as an indispensable guide for both new and experienced instructors (CFIs). The Fifth Edition is edited by William K. Kershner's son, William C. Kershner.... (read more)


Engineering
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Aircraft Engineering Principles

Lloyd Dingle

The first volume in a definitive series of textbooks dedicated to aircraft engineering maintenance, this book provides a crucial outline of aircraft engineering principles. It is valuable for anyone pursuing a career in aircraft maintenance engineering... (read more)


Hang Gliding and Sky Diving
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Bird Dream: Adventures at the Extremes of Human Flight

Matt Higgins

"[R]iveting... a must-read. A highflying, electrifying story of a treacherous sport in which every triumph is an eye blink away from becoming a disaster." --Kirkus (STARRED) A heart-stopping narrative of risk and courage, Bird Dream tells the story of... (read more)


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