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Flight without power; the art of gliding and soaring, by Lewin B. Barringer.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM 629.13333 B276F (Text) 0000103897047 General book Available -

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  • Physical Description: ix, 251 pages including frontispiece, illustrations, diagrams 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, Pitman Pub. Corp. [©1940]

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Formatted Contents Note:
History of motorless flight, by N.H. Randers-Pehrson. -- Aerodynamics by Paul Schweizer, assisted by Milton Stoughton and Ernest Schweizer. -- Types of gliders, by L.B. Barringer. -- Design, construction and maintenance, by Paul and Ernest Schweizer. -- Launching methods, by L.B. Barringer. -- Soaring meteorology, by K.O. Lange. -- Instruments, by C.H. Colvin. -- Flight training, by L.B. Barringer. -- Soaring technique, by L.B. Barringer. -- Soaring sites, by L.B. Barringer. -- Clubs. by L.B. Barringer. -- Future of gliding and soaring, by L.B. Barringer. -- Appendix. -- Bibliography (p. 245-248) -- Glossary. -- Index.
Subject: Gliders (Aeronautics)
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