One of the most fascinating facts about flying is that while almost everybody does it, relatively few people really understand how it works. The idea that a hulking Boeing 747 weighing 200 tonnes could lift off the ground and fly several thousand miles seems to many an impossible occurrence. David Blatner enlightens us by teaching us to believe in the unseen; the invisible air molecules that act like a liquid to give the aircraft flight. Full of anecdotes and eye-opening statistics, this title should tell you all you could possibly want or need to know about flying.About the Author:
David Blatner lives in Seattle. He is the author of the Penguin book, THE JOY OF PI, which sold 36,638 copies.
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Descripción Allen Lane, 2003. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Ex Library book with usual stamps and stickers. Good condition book. New: These book are brand-new, unused, unread and in perfect condition. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0003165488
Descripción Allen Lane, London, United Kingdom, 2003. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: New. Estado de la sobrecubierta: New. First Edition. 248 pages- illustrated in b&w, index. Nº de ref. de la librería 324565