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Large print:Wings Over Water: The story of the world's greatest air race and the birth of the spitfire:2021:Large print Large print Wings Over Water: The story of the world's greatest air race and the birth of the spitfire
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Author: Glancey, Jonathan
Publication year: 2021
Language: English
Media Large print
Edition: Large print
Classification: LP/797.52
Publisher: Clipper Large Print Books, 2021
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1004028547 9781004028542
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Standard print edition originally published: London: Atlantic Books, 2020
Announced in 1912, the Schneider Trophy was a series of glamorous air contests, popularly known as races, that captivated both sides of the Atlantic. While there were many other aviation competitions, the Schneider proved to be, after a rocky start, by far the most memorable attracting a hugely popular and glamorous following whether Trophy races were held in Monaco, the Venice Lido, the Solent or Chesapeake Bay. The Schneider Trophy was a focus not just of remarkable aircraft, derring-do pilots and swooning public attention, but also of fierce rivalries between the competitors: Britain, France, Italy and the United States. It gripped the imaginations of pioneering manufacturers and two of the world's finest aircraft designers --
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Year: 2011
Language: English
Media Hardback
Publisher: Faber
Resource type: Physical
268p, ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.) (hbk)
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Paperback:What's so great about the Eiffel Tower?, 70 questions that will change the way you thing about architecture:2017 Paperback
Author: Glancey, Jonathan
Year: 2017
Language: English
Media Paperback
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Resource type: Physical
176p, illustrations (Pbk)
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0751348813
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Paperback:The Story of Architecture:2003:New ed. Paperback
Author: Glancey, Jonathan
Year: 2003
Media Paperback
Edition: New ed.
Content type: Program code
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
Resource type: Physical
240p., ill. (chiefly col.) (Pbk)
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Paperback:The train:2005 Paperback
Author: Glancey, Jonathan
Year: 2005
Language: English
Media Paperback
Publisher: Carlton
Resource type: Physical
256 p., ill. (pbk)
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Hardback:20thC Architecture, The structures that shaped the century:1998 Hardback
Author: Glancey, Jonathan
Year: 1998
Media Hardback
Publisher: Carlton
Resource type: Physical
400p., col. ill. (Hbk)
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