THE DANGEROUS SKY : A History of Aviation Medicine
Douglas Hill Robinson ( 1918 - 1998 ). Educated at Harvard University ( Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ) - where he took a Minor in History and a Major in biology - and at Harvard Medical School ( Boston, Massachusetts, United States ).
Douglas H. Robinson had a busy medical practice but has found time to build up a reputation as one of the foremost historians of the rigid airship. He used to fly and to write about flying, had his own Cessna 170B " Quo Vadis ? " and was a licensed glider pilot with the coveted Silver C soaring badge.
Douglas H. Robinson has published some books about aviation, such as : Giants in the Sky : a History of the Rigid Airship ( 1979 ), Golden Age of the Great Passenger Airships ( 1986 ), The Zeppelin in Combat : A History of the German Naval Airship Division ( 1997 ).
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