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Concorde: Supersonic Icon - 50th Anniversary Edition

Concorde: Supersonic Icon - 50th Anniversary Edition

This lavishly illustrated volume tells the amazing story of Concorde, the supersonic icon that has been capturing the world's imagination since its maiden flight in 1969.

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ISBN 9783981598414
Barcode 9783981598414
Published 1 December 2018 by Bauernfeind Press
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Bauernfeind, Ingo
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ISBN-13 9783981598414
ISBN-10 3981598415
Stock Available
Status Pre-order title, release date has been delayed
Publisher Bauernfeind Press
Imprint Bauernfeind Press
Publication Date 1 December 2018
International Publication Date 11 April 2019
Publication Country Germany Germany
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Bauernfeind, Ingo
Category Air Forces & Warfare
Aircraft: General Interest
Number of Pages 176
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Concorde Jet transports, Concorde Jet transports - Pictorial works
NBS Text Aircraft & Spacecraft: General Interest
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 629.133349
Catalogue Code 955435

Description of this Book

This lavishly illustrated volume tells the amazing story of Concorde, the supersonic icon that has been capturing the world's imagination since its maiden flight in 1969. With personal accounts written by former pilots and crew members, it covers Concorde's history, her technology as well as her undisputed and timeless charisma. Moreover, this volume will focus on her legacy and the ambitious undertaking of bringing one Concorde back to service as a heritage aircraft. Included is a download video about Concorde.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Born in Germany in 1976, Ingo Bauernfeind studied military and naval history, visual communication, and documentary film at Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu. In Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Ingo worked on various museum projects in cooperation with the USS Arizona Memorial's historian, Mr. Daniel A. Martinez, as well as the USS Missouri, the Pacific Aviation Museum, the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum, and the U.S. Navy. Over the years, Ingo has completed more than 30 books about naval, aviation, and military history and either directed or co-produced award-winning documentaries in cooperation with German and American TV networks. This includes various films about the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (First Shot & Killer Subs) and the Pacific War. In addition, Ingo has been producing interactive museum guides for history and naval museums in Pearl Harbor and in Germany. Over the years, he has been able to establish an efficient network with historians, veterans, librarians, museums, and archaeologists. In 2017, Ingo founded his own publishing house, Bauernfeind Press.

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