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Spirit of St Louis Manual: Charles A. Lindbergh's famous transatlantic Ryan M

Spirit of St Louis Manual: Charles A. Lindbergh's famous transatlantic Ryan M
 

The Haynes Spirit of St Louis Manual covers the amazing personal story of Charles A. Lindbergh and his epic transatlantic flight in 1927; the design and construction of the original Ryan Monoplane Spirit of St Louis, including full technical details of its airframe and engine; th... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781785211676
Barcode 9781785211676
Published 13 December 2018 by Haynes Publishing Group
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Marriott, Leo
Series Haynes Manuals
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781785211676
ISBN-10 1785211676
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Haynes Publishing Group
Imprint J H Haynes & Co Ltd
Publication Date 13 December 2018
International Publication Date 21 November 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Marriott, Leo
Series Haynes Manuals
Category Aviation Skills / Piloting
Aircraft: General Interest
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 270mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Aircraft & Spacecraft: General Interest
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 629.13334
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

The Haynes Spirit of St Louis Manual covers the amazing personal story of Charles A. Lindbergh and his epic transatlantic flight in 1927; the design and construction of the original Ryan Monoplane Spirit of St Louis, including full technical details of its airframe and engine; the story of building the replica Spirit of St Louis by SOS2, supported with plenty of photographs to illustrate the achievement; a personal account of crossing the Atlantic in the replica Spirit of St Louis 85 years on; and flying and maintaining Spirit of St Louis.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Leo Marriott has watched the stars since he was a child. A sailor, pilot, and air traffic controller, he has always needed to know where he is and what information the objects around him can provide. As the author of more than 20 books, including a best seller on the Titanic, he has proved his ability to explain things clearly, in a text that is free of jargon and designed to educate and illuminate. He currently works for Airbus of Filton.

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