Collectible 1st Edition 1st Printing Aviation History Hardcover. "The Technical Development of Modern Aviation" by Ronald Miller and David Sawers. HARDCOVER 1970 Praeger Publishers 1st Edition, 1st Printing w/ "Published in the United States of America 1970" & no additional printings on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible 1st Edition, 1st Printing hardcover copy. "The authors undertook the exceptionally difficult task of combining three complex subjects--technological advance in aircraft, the economics of aircraft production, and the economics of air transport----into a coordinated narrative. There is a comprehensive survey of the growth of aviation, but with an emphasis on two major phases: the emergence of what they term "the economic airplane," and the development of the jet airliner. The book is concerned primarily with commercial aviation, military aircraft come into it not quite incidentally but predominantly in terms of what they have contributed to the evolution of the airliner." Previous owner's name/address/date on 1st blank end paper, o/w internally tight & unmarked. Binding Exterior; Two short streaks of black paint on front cover, affecting nothing, but all lettering/decoration bright. NO REMAINDER MARK; NOT X-LIBRARY. No DJ present. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE. PLEASE NOTE: Shipping will be billed to winning bidder by Last Chance Auctions in their billing for item(s). Media Mail postage is shown for shipping in the United States. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are avaible at added expense at the bidders request. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.
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