Harleyford ed., 1976. 288 pp., cold., frontis., + b&w photo-ills., + ills. D.j., 28 x 22cm. D.j., price-clipped o/w Nr.FINE. From early Russian pioneers, to the Red Air Force after 1917, through the development of their prospering aviation industry in the 1930's, their excellent fighting machines of the Second World War, and the rapid progress of their civil aviation after the war, this book was the most authoritative and complete record of Russian aircraft history previously published. Superbly illustrated.