Air travel from the beginning

  • 30 Pages
  • 1.73 MB
  • English
Child"s World, distributed by Childrens Press , Elgin, Ill, Chicago
Aeronautics -- Juvenile literature., Aeronau
About the Edition

Relates myths about flying, describes early, unsuccessful attempts to fly, and details man"s progress in flight to the present time.

Statementby Alma Gilleo ; illustrated by John Nelson.
ContributionsNelson, John, 1928-
LC ClassificationsTL547 .G46
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4554438M
ISBN 100895650029
LC Control Number77024134

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