Books tagged: bleriot

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Leaders and Pioneers in Aviation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Whilst the Wright Bros were still striving to get the Wright Flyer in the air in America, the French pioneering aviators in Europe were already looking to improve their flimsy machines with a view to selling them to wealthy aristorcrats and the military for fighting Already the Founding Fathers were to the fore with their new designs and innovations until this was upsurped by the design teams.
The Dawn of the Airplane
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Continuing the story of the Origins of flying and the airplane this book carries on to look at the early pioneers of the heavier-than-air machine in America and Europe initially most of the pioneering flying centred at Paris. Eventually Britain got interested and in the short period from 1903 to 1911 their were literally thousand of intrepid aviators and in 1911/12 the military were interested.
Invicta Tales
Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Kent is a county laden in history. Constantly fighting off the invader on land and sea, its Cinque Ports the backbone of the English navy. From Dover Castle to Chatham Dockyard, Kent's rich and diverse history makes it the perfect subject for a poetic history book. I start with the Roman invasion, an invasion that irrevocably changed the history of this unique white horse county.