Schiffer, Atglen, 1st ed., 2001. 311 pp., numerous photo-ills., diagrams + line drawings. D.j., marbled e.p.’s ; 28 x 21cm. FINE. This project offers the most comprehensive insight into all areas of German aviation technology to the time of publication in 2001. Its scope encompasses aviation's earliest beginnings all the way to the newest aviation products arising from European joint developments. Complete in itself for the subject covered, this book belongs to a series that includes a variety of photographs and drawings, the majority of which have been taken from the archives of the Deutsches Museum. Many of the photos and drawings are derived from private sources or archives only recently accessible to the public and have never before been published. Data tables, three-view drawings, brief descriptions and timelines comparing developments abroad, all supplement this volume.