How We Took to the AirBook - 2013
Falling Upwards tells the story of the enigmatic group of men and women who first risked their lives to take to the air, and so discovered a new dimension of human experience. Why they did it, what their contemporaries thought of them, and how their flights revealed the secrets of our planet in wholly unexpected ways is its subject.-- ǂc Publisher's description.
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2013
Edition: 1st United States ed
Branch Call Number: 387.73209 H738F 2013
Characteristics: xii, 404 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col), maps ; 25 cm