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An American Adventure: From Early Aviation Through Three Wars to the White House

William Lloyd Stearman

A memoir of extraordinary scope, William Lloyd Stearman's reminiscences will attract those interested in early aviation, World War II in the Pacific, life as a diplomat behind the Iron Curtain, the Vietnam War, and the ins and outs of national security... (read more)

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Why I Hate Flying: Tales for the Tormented Traveler

Henry Mintzberg

As all travelers know, flying is no simple matter. There are the horrors of the check-in to be negotiated, the uneven struggle to squash your hand luggage into the overhead locker and the constant fight with your neighbor over ownership of the armrest... (read more)

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Mayakovsky's Revolver: Poems

Matthew Dickman

At the center of Mayakovsky's Revolver is the suicide of Matthew Dickman's older brother. "Known for poems of universality of feeling, expressive lyricism of reflection, and heartrending allure" (Major Jackson), Dickman is a powerful poet whose new... (read more)

Helicopters and Gyroplanes
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Principles of Helicopter Flight

W. J. Wagtendonk

Recently updated, this comprehensive handbook explains the aerodynamics of helicopter flight, as well helicopter maneuvers, unlike many aviation training manuals which are strictly how-to guides. Beginning aerodynamics, each step of the process is fully... (read more)

Identification and Recognition
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Jane's Aircraft Recognition Guide (Jane's Aircraft Recognition Guide)

Gunter Endres

<p> The essential guide to the world's aircraft </p> <ul> <li>Over 500 color photographs</li> <li>Civilian and military aircraft</li> <li>Technical data</li> <li>Recognition silhouettes</li... (read more)

Flight Instruction and Aerodynamics
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The Shiva Samhita: A Critical Edition and an English Translation

James Mallinson

This affordable, critical edition of the Shiva Samhita contains a new introduction, the original Sanskrit, a new English translation, nine full-page photographs, and an index. The first edition of this classic Yoga text to meet high academic, literary... (read more)

Oversized Books
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The Golden Age of Aviation (Golden Age of Transport)

Katherine S. Williamson

The Golden Age of Aviation, illustrated with 95 period photographs and works of art, tells the story of the visionaries, inventors, and daredevils whose soaring ambition and courage ushered in the era of modern air travel.... (read more)

Soaring and Ultralight
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The Microlight Pilot's Handbook

Brian Cosgrove

Brian Cosgrove's classic introduction to the world of microlight flying has endeared itself to several generations of pilots. To read a "Cossy" has been the advice given to candidates for the CAA's microlight examinations since the book was... (read more)

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