This highly informative and beautifully illustrated volume presents you not only with an overview of a century of powered flight and the key technical developments but also with an explanation of fundamental aerodynamic principles. Setting events in their historical context, it examines each of the most important fighters in turn and tells of the individuals whose ingenuity and courage gave military aviation its extraordinary momentum.
- Series: Military Missions
- Paperback: 320 pages
- Publisher: Parragon Books Ltd; Reprint edition (November 17, 2015)
- Language: English
- ISBN-13: 978-1474818674
- Product Dimensions: 6.4 x 0.9 x 7.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces