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How to make & fly paper airplanes

Author: Ralph S Barnaby
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1970, ©1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains, with experiments using folded paper, the basic aerodynamic principles of gliding flight; gives instructions for making and flying various types of paper airplanes; and includes chapters on competitions and techniques of folding, cutting and flying these planes.

After explaining the basic principles of aerodynamics, the author gives instructions on building and flying paper gliders.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph S Barnaby
OCLC Number: 2956252
Description: xi, 83 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by Ralph S. Barnaby ; illus. by the author.

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Explains, with experiments using folded paper, the basic aerodynamic principles of gliding flight; gives instructions for making and flying various types of paper airplanes; and includes chapters on competitions and techniques of folding, cutting and flying these planes.

After explaining the basic principles of aerodynamics, the author gives instructions on building and flying paper gliders.

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