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A picture history of flight.

John William Ransom Taylor

A picture history of flight.

by John William Ransom Taylor

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Published by Hulton Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPicture histories
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18720274M

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Martin Gayford is Hockney’s partner in this magic flight of a book and he does a good job of playing the normal one. Gayford is the more knowledgeable Author: Clive James.

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Kite flying in China dates back to several hundred years BC and slowly spread around the world. It is thought to be the earliest example of man-made flight.

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