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The X-Planes: X-1 to X-45: 3rd Edition 3rd Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-1857801095
ISBN-10: 1857801091
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 440 pages
  • Publisher: Midland Publishing; 3rd edition (July 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1857801091
  • ISBN-13: 978-1857801095
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 1.2 x 11 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,551,225 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Jay Miller is renowned for writing some of the best books ever published on aviation history. He approaches his subjects with a depth of knowledge which is unsurpassed. The level of detail on each aircraft type is mind boggling, but please don't expect this book to be a collection of detail photographs- there are other books around that do that better. Quite simply this is a book for those who have a thirst for understanding and learning about the more obscure technical details of these immensely important experimental aircraft.
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As usual Jay Miller goes the proverbial extra mile to provide detailed information, often found nowhere else, on some of the most fascinating planes ever to fly. This book is for those with intelligence and education, who want more than a simplistic children's "picture book". Highly recommended!
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this books been a long time coming/overdue! if you like the experimental prototype aircraft that paves the way for production line aircraft, then this book is for you. mr miller does an excellent job telling this story beginning with chuck yeagers "sound barrier" bell x-1, to todays stealthy yf-22 rapter and x-45. has my favorite jet in it the north american yf-107a and x-15. us air force museum store highly recommends this book to me. well worth the money if your into aircraft and experimental aircraft from late 1940s to today.
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Expensive book, but worth it because of the pictures and quality.
Recieved the book timely. Would order again.
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Good documentation, wonderful pictures, thorough analysis of this tremendous adventure. And a compliment fto all the actors involved in this interesting phase of aircraft development.
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