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Wings

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Wings

A History of Aviation from Kites to the space age

By Tom D. Crouch

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393057676, 725pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2003

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The invention of the airplane ushered in the modern age--a new era of global commerce, revolutionary technologies, and total war. In this new history of aviation, Crouch weaves the people, machines, and ideas of the air age into a compelling narrative.
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