WorldCat Identities

Baker, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 160 works in 334 publications in 1 language and 21,648 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Chronology  Popular works  Fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Other
Classifications: UG1242.F5, 387.809
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  David Baker Publications about David Baker
Publications by  David Baker Publications by David Baker
Most widely held works by David Baker
The history of manned space flight by David Baker ( Book )
10 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the history of man's travel beyond earth's atmosphere, beginning with the flights of Yuri Gagarin and Alan Shepard in 1961 and including Skylab and the Space Shuttle
The rocket : the history and development of rocket & missile technology by David Baker ( Book )
11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flight and flying : a chronology by David Baker ( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richly illustrated with more than 150 photographs depicting a whole range of aircraft discussed in the text, Flight and Flying: A Chronology is an indispensable record for aviation historians, enthusiasts, and pilots alike
The shape of wars to come by David Baker ( Book )
12 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientific American inventions from outer space : everyday uses for NASA technology by David Baker ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents descriptions and illustrations of products and inventions that have been made possible by the use of NASA technology
Spaceflight and rocketry : a chronology by David Baker ( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rumfartens og raketteknikkens historie og udvikling beskrevet i en kronologisk oversigt
Navy strike planes by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the development and special features of the Navy strike plane, flown exclusively from aircraft carriers, and its uses in battle
Ground attack planes by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes different types of military ground attack planes and their uses at various times in history
Airlift by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the development of cargo planes and describes their uses in peace and wartime missions
Future fighters by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the categories, functions, and individual types of military fighter planes of the past, present, and future
Helicopters by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses helicopter designs, how helicopters fly, and their many military uses
Anti-submarine warfare by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the goals, techniques, and specific types of planes involved in antisubmarine warfare waged from the air
Spy planes by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of surveillance from the sky and describes the development of different types of reconnaissance aircraft and their uses since World War II
Bombers by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the design of various types of bombers, their uses in combat, and their role in the future
Airborne early warning by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how radar and other air surveillance techniques, such as airborne warning and control devices, are used to watch the skies to determine what the enemy is doing
Land-based fighters by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the history and design of land-based fighter planes, their uses in combat, and the training necessary to fly them
The Larousse guide to astronomy by David Baker ( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Concerned with...a brief summary of the universe-its content, make-up and evolution."--Intro. Chapter headings: Telescopes, Stars, Constellations, Planets, Comets and Meteorites, Galaxies, Development of celestial observation. Indexed
Navy fighters by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the history and design of different types of Navy fighters and their uses in combat
Conquest : a history of space achievements from science fiction to the shuttle by David Baker ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research planes by David Baker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses how new designs and innovations are researched, tested, and incorporated into the production of fighter planes
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.06 for Navy strik ... to 0.31 for The shape ...)
Alternative Names
Baker, David (1944- ).
Baker, David L. 1944-
Languages
English (70)
Covers