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Take-off! By Duncan Crosbie

Take-off! by Duncan Crosbie

Condition - Very Good
6 in stock


The history of flight from Leonardo da Vinci to space travel. Illustrated with pop-ups, flaps, tabs and newspaper reports.

Take-off! Summary

Take-off!: A History of Flight by Duncan Crosbie

Duncan Crosbie's new book for children tells the story of man's attempts to fly. Starting from Leonardo da Vinci's drawings, to the Wright brothers' first successful flight - and onwards to the race to the moon with the Columbia Space Shuttle. Heavily illustrated throughout (including a spectacular pop-up of Alcock & Brown's flight) plus flaps, tabs and contemporary newspaper reports.

About Duncan Crosbie

Duncan Crosbie has written many books for children, both fiction and non-fiction.

Additional information

Take-off!: A History of Flight by Duncan Crosbie
Used - Very Good
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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