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Birth of flight : a history of civil aviation.

Author: Mill Creek Entertainment.
Publisher: [United States] : Mill Creek Entertainment, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
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From the exhilarating and perilous days of early fight, to the present, where travel on commercial flights all over the world is as common as travel by car, chronicled here is the complete history of the airplane and the persons who have had the biggest impact on the world of aviation, including Wilbur and Orville Wright, Henri Fabre, Sir Frank Whittle, William E. Boeing, and many more! The eight part series  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction television programs
Documentary television programs
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mill Creek Entertainment.
OCLC Number: 1003109601
Notes: Title from container.
Target Audience: Rating: TVPG.
Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 420 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC.
Contents: Disc 1. episode 1. Early aviation ; episode 2. Post WWI/Brainstorming ; episode 3. Aviation advancement and design --
disc 2. episode 4. Early commercial aviation ; episode 5. Seaplanes development and use ; episode 6. Jet aircraft development --
disc 3. episode 7. Post WWII comercial aviation ; episode 8. Airport development and modern aviation.

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From the exhilarating and perilous days of early fight, to the present, where travel on commercial flights all over the world is as common as travel by car, chronicled here is the complete history of the airplane and the persons who have had the biggest impact on the world of aviation, including Wilbur and Orville Wright, Henri Fabre, Sir Frank Whittle, William E. Boeing, and many more! The eight part series explores the world of aviation and contains rare archival footage, and photographs.

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