Development of Piston Aero Engines, 2nd edition

B1630

The author occupies a unique place in the writing of aviation books. This book was first published in 1993. Both editions have been reprinted several times and it is essential reading for professionals and enthusiasts.

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NAME: Development of Piston Aero Engines, 2nd edition
CLASSIFICATION: Book reviews
FILE: R1630
Date: 031110
AUTHOR: Bill Gunston
PUBLISHER: Haynes, PSL, Patrick Stevens
BINDING: Soft back
PAGES: 231
PRICE: GB £12.99
GENRE: Non-Fiction
SUBJECT: piston engine, rotary engine, radial engine, inline engine, V engine, horizontal opposed cylinders
ISBN: 978-1-84425-619-0
IMAGE: B1630
LINKS: http://tinyurl.com/
DESCRIPTION: The author occupies a unique place in the writing of aviation books. This book was first published in 1993. Both editions have been reprinted several times and it is essential reading for professionals and enthusiasts. The standard of illustration is first class with many technical drawings and black and white photographs. The text is very clear and readable. A novice could start reading this book and develop solid knowledge of the subject. There is really nothing else that can be said beyond, if you work in aviation or claim to be an enthusiast, this is a book you cannot be without. The sister volume by the same author covering jet and turbine engines completes the picture of aviation power.

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