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The Spectacle of Flight Aviation and the Western Imagination, 1920-1950 by Robert Wohl

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Aerospace & aviation technology,
  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • History,
  • Transportation,
  • Aviation - History,
  • History / General,
  • Aeronautics,
  • Aeronautics and civilization

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9480532M
ISBN 100300106920
ISBN 109780300106923

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