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Riassunto: The new edition of Lanchester's legendary and pioneering work Aircraft in Warfare was originally published in 1916. It is complete with new photographic material from the Imperial War Museum and the RAF Museum in England. This pioneering work describes the use of aircraft in all aspects of warfare at the time of the Great War. It forms the basis of the science of Operations Research and contains two chapters on Lanchester's Laws of Combat. A must for all aeronautical enthusiasts.
About the Author: Frederick William Lanchester was born in 1968 in London. He studied at the Royal College of science in engineering and mining technology. He began his research in aerodynamics in 1892 and published two definitive works on aerodynamics in 1907. He is co-discoverer with Prandtl of the circulation theory of airfoil lift.
In 1895 he designed and built the first four wheel car in England. He founded the Lanchester car company and consulted with Daimler and Wolseley car firms. He had 256 patents to his name (from over 400 applications). Including disc brakes, four wheel drive, power steering, low voltage ignition, fuel injection and static and dynamic balancing engines.
In 1910 he was elected president of the Institution of Automobile Engineers, and was aearded the Guggenheim gold medal in 1931 for his work in aerodynamics.
Titolo: Aircraft in Warfare: The Dawn of the Fourth ...
Casa editrice: Lanchester Pr Inc
Data di pubblicazione: 1996
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Lanchester Pr Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Condizione sovraccoperta: As New. Unread. Codice libro della libreria A11552
Descrizione libro Lanchester Press Inc., 1995. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Near Fine. the jacket is edge worn and shelf rubbed. a bit marked. previous owner's inscription. internally clean and tightly bound. [P.K.]. Codice libro della libreria 48ey
Descrizione libro Lanchester Press, 1995. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. There is light shelfwear to the cloth, with modest wear on the corners of the covers & the extremities of the spine, a few light abrasions on the textblock, & faintly yellowed pages, as well as light wear & rubbing on the dsutajcket, with a few light creases on the upper edge of its back cover; the book is attractive & otherwise in very good condition with clean print & secure binding. Codice libro della libreria 925972
Descrizione libro Sunnyvale, California, U.S.A.: Lanchester Pr Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Fine. Condizione sovraccoperta: Fine. 1st Edition. Book and Dust jacket in new, unread condition."FW Lanchester was one of the pioneers of the circulation theory of lift and for that reason is one of the most respected figures in aviation.". Codice libro della libreria 0912093
Descrizione libro Lanchester Press Inc., 1996. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Used: Good. Codice libro della libreria SONG1573210021
Descrizione libro Lanchester Pr Inc. Condizione libro: New. Hardcover w / dustjacket. NEW. DJ is New. No price clip. Stored in sealed plastic protection. No pricing stickers. No remainder mark. No previous owner's markings. In the event of a problem we guarantee full refund. 1996. Hardcover w / dustjacket. Codice libro della libreria 313706
Descrizione libro Lanchester Pr Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX1573210021
Descrizione libro Lanchester Pr Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 1573210021