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5 edition of By the seat of their pants found in the catalog.

By the seat of their pants

the story of early aviation

by Phillip H. Ault

  • 333 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Aeronautics -- History.

  • About the Edition

    A history of early aviation with detailed stories of flights, people, and planes.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPhil Ault.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL547 .A84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination213 p. :
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4720706M
    ISBN 100396076130
    LC Control Number78007738


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