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Building the Supermarine Spitfire: Speed in the Skies

Mark A. Chambers

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ISBN 10: 0750961465 / ISBN 13: 9780750961462
Published by The History Press, 2016
Condition: Good Hardcover
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Title: Building the Supermarine Spitfire: Speed in ...

Publisher: The History Press

Publication Date: 2016

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

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This illuminating history traces the design and development of one of World War II’s most remarkable fighter aircraft. The unique sleek design of the Spitfire was truly a thing of aerodynamic beauty. From unprecedented achievements in winning and setting new world speed records in the great Schneider Trophy Races of the late 1920s and early 1930s to being rolled out for eventual aerial combat in one of the world’s most tumultuous and destructive conflicts, the Supermarine Spitfire served as a game changer. Mark Chambers uses many unpublished illustrations to explore the history of this iconic aircraft.

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Mark A. Chambers works as a contractor for the NASA Langley Research Center and has won numerous awards for his NASA work. He is the author of Flight Research at NASA Langley Research Center, as well as articles for Aviation Magazine. He lives in Newport News, Virginia.

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