Falling Upwards How We Took to the Air. Richard HOLMES.

Falling Upwards How We Took to the Air

London: William Collins, 2013. Octavo, printed wrappers, xii, 404 pp., illustrated, 12 photo plates. A fine copy. From ambitious scientists rising above the clouds to test the air, brave generals floating over enemy lines to watch troop movements, this wonderful book offers a seamless fusion of history, art, science, biography, and the metaphysics of flight. Item #2247

Price (AUD): $25.00