Book ID: CBB000074279

Airplane stability and control: A history of the technologies that made aviation possible (1997)


Abzug, Malcolm J. (Author)
Larrabee, E. Eugene (Author)

Cambridge University Press

Publication Date: 1997
Physical Details: xvii + 373 pp.; illus.; notes; index

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Review Jakab, P.L. (1998) Review of "Airplane stability and control: A history of the technologies that made aviation possible". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (pp. 363-64). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Launius, Roger D.
Fritzsche, Peter
Nahum, Andrew
Baasner, Rainer
Robène, Luc
Bednarek, Janet R. Daly
American Historical Review
History of Technology
Johann Beckmann-Journal
Chinese Journal for the History of Science and Technology
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Journal of Contemporary History
Texas A&M University Press
University of Washington Press
Wright State University
Boston University
Aeronautics; aviation
Science and war; science and the military
Aircraft; airplanes
Aircraft industry
Technology and society
Wattendorf, Frank L.
Wright brothers, Wilber and Orville
Brewer, Griffith
Kármán, Theodor von
Szilard, Leo
Von Neumann, John
Central Europe: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
United States
Great Britain
North America: United States; Canada
20th century
20th century, early
18th century
19th century
21st century
United States Air Force
Federal Aviation Administration

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