Modern Aircraft. Basic Principles, Operation, Application, Construction, Repair, Maintenance. A complete practical treatise outlining clearly the elements of aeronautical engineering with special reference to simplified explanations of the theory of flight, aerodynamics and basic principles underlying the action of balloons and airplanes of all types. A book for all students of aircraft. This book includes instructions for lining up and inspecting typical airplanes before flight and also gives easily understood rules for flying and aircraft power plant design, installation and care.
New York: The Norman W. Henley Publishing Company, 1929,
Later Printing. octavo, gray cloth. (xvi), 856pp., 24pp. The Norman W. Henley Publishing Company, Item #32310
A volume with considerable information on World War aircraft. Illustrations include numerous drawings, graphs, charts, photographs, and tables. Spine stamping dull, else a near fine, solid copy.
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