The Rotary Aero Engine

By: Nahum, Andrew / Birch, David / Foster-Pegg, Dick

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64pp, bibliography, appendix, illustrated. Card covers, sunning to spine and top edges otherwise VG clean tight copy. The 50hp Gnome rotary aero engine first appeared in 1908 and was the most powerful engine available for its weight and was used by almost all notable aviation pioneers as well as playing a key role in WW!. It was then eclipsed by new types of stationary engine, this monograph looks at the ratationale behind this. Uncommon.

Title: The Rotary Aero Engine

Author Name: Nahum, Andrew / Birch, David / Foster-Pegg, Dick

Categories: Aviation - WW2, Aviation - WW1,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, The Science Museum: 1987

ISBN Number: 0112904521

ISBN Number 13: 9780112904526

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 017612

Keywords: Aviation Ww1 First World War Engine Design Sopwith Camel Fokker Monoplane