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The Story Of The Airship (non-rigid) A Study of One of America's Lesser Known Defense Weapons

By: Allen, Hugh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Lakeside Press/R. R. Donnelley: 1943

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A33499

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good only dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing nicking and several medium sized chips missing. "Non-Rigid airships (Blimps) have become a familiar part of the sky line in many cities. But their assignment to a place in the national defense arouses questions...." "A blimp, or non-rigid airship, is an airship (dirigible) wit... View more info

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The Story Of The Airship

By: Allen, Hugh (with A Foreword by P. W. Litchfield) / Goodyear Tire Company

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ohio, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.: 1932

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: A36774

Condition: Very Good+


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There are a couple of tiny spots of fraying / wear to the front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front endpaper. Chapters include: The Airship and the Airplane, The Beginning of Flight, Classes of Airships, Story of the Zeppelins, Goodyeawr in Aeronautics, The Free Balloon, Blimps or Air Yachts, Planning for the Naval Ship, Building the Airship Dock, Improvements in Airshp... View more info