Aircraft in the great war
Read Online

Aircraft in the great war a record and study by Claude Grahame-White

  • 506 Want to read
  • ·
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by A.C. McClurg in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Aeronautics, Military,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Claude Grahame-White and Harry Harper.
ContributionsHarper, Harry, b. 1880.
The Physical Object
Pagination345 p. :
Number of Pages345
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14131069M

Download Aircraft in the great war


  [[ASIN Ghosts of the Great War: Aviation in WWI. This is a very well produced book with excellent state of the art air to air photos, combined with original photos from WW 1. The text is just right; [ not too much] and this book is a 'must have ' for WW 1 aviation enthusiasts and is significantly better than "Ghosts of the Skies /5(15). Welcome to Aeronaut Books! Aeronaut Books is a publisher of aviation history books for enthusiasts by enthusiasts. Our goal is to publish fun, exciting books about aviation in the Great War for our readers, and also to preserve the history. We have been asked why we do not publish on WW2. The reason is, it has been done. The ancient flying machines featured in GHOSTS of The Great War form the Aeroplane Collection, one of the largest collections of flyable World War One aircraft in existence. The Collection, based in California, is currently home for 21 aircraft of the WWI period. Of these, seventeen different types are fully airworthy. Military Aviation - Specific Aircraft. 1 - 20 of results Great Book of Combat Aircraft. by Paolo Matricardi. Hardcover $ Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book! Stuart J Wright tells the gripping story of a World War II American aircrew flying missions from Old Buckenham, England in a B Liberator bomber they.

Get the best deals on World War 2 Aviation when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items World War II WWII Helldiver SB2C-2 Aircraft Float Tank Indicator Gauge Rare NOS. $ Make Offer - . Jack Herris has 56 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jack Herris’s most popular book is Aircraft of World War 1: World War I was the first major conflict involving the large-scale use of ed observation balloons had already been employed in several wars, and would be used extensively for artillery spotting. Germany employed Zeppelins for reconnaissance over the North Sea and Baltic and also for strategic bombing raids over Britain and the Eastern Front.   Illustrated with detailed artworks of combat aircraft and their markings, Aircraft of World War I: The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide is a comprehensive study of the aircraft that fought in the Great War of –Arranged chronologically by theatre of war and campaign, this book offers a complete organizational breakdown of the units on all the fronts, Author: Jack Herris.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grahame-White, Claude, b. Aircraft in the great war. London, T.F. Unwin [] (OCoLC) Document Type. The Great War saw the Rise of Flight, warplanes of all types designed specifically for the purpose of winning wars. The aircraft played a pivotal role for all sides of World War 1 when the conflict began in Early forms were typically unarmed and used in the reconnaissance role until personal weapons were added. The book also includes chapters on: Aircraft Engine Requirements (fuels, charge heating, radiator development, lubrication, and more); and Hyper Activity and Other Near Misses. An enjoyable, informative book for aeronautical engineers, aircraft enthusiasts, WWII . German Fighter Aircraft in World War I: Design, Construction and Innovation Aug Fighter aircraft were developed during World War I at an unprecedented rate, as nascent air forces sought to achieve and maintain air ers: