THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
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|Book cover finish||Hardcover ( rounded spine binding )|
|Special features||Damaged dust jacket|
|Number of pages||288|
|Size||10 x 15 x 2 cm|
|Author||William Green & Gerald Pollinger|
|Editor||FREDERICK WARNE & CO. LTD.|
This book (Eighth Edition January 1960) contains all available details of the world's latest* military and civil aircraft - a pocketable guide to the astonishing and bewildering number of new shapes that are appearing in the world's skies. ( … ) this book is recommended by THE AIRCRAFT RECOGNITION SOCIETY and numeous other aeronautical organisations, ( ... )
* In the mid - 1950's.
Gerald John Pollinger ( 1926 - January 5th, 2005 ) was a British author and literary agent who greatly contributed to aviation publication, as well as representing Science Fiction and Fantasy authors. He worked for more than 50 years as Director of Laurence Pollinger Limited ( founded on March 14th, 1958 ).
Gerald J. Pollinger's works include The Aircraft of the World ( with William Green, 1953 ), The World's Fighting Planes ( with William Green, 1959 ), Model Railways as a Pastime ( 1959 ), Strange but they flew ( 1968 ).
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