Edinburgh, 1st ed., 1975. 53 pp., numerous cold., ills. D.j., 23 x 19cm. D.j., spine faded o/w FINE. This is the enthralling story of the birth and development of the wooden aeroplane. A story that is exciting, at times funny, and at others tragic as the book recalls those who paid with their lives to help us achieve the modern light planes we have today. Profusely illustrated.