Jump for it! Stories of the caterpillar club

By: Bowman, Gerald

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Blue cloth boards show light edge wear, small corner bumps. DJ has small tape-repaired tears, chipping to top of DJ spine. Some foxing of page edges ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages; A history of the development and use of the parachute in both military and civilian situations. "Gerald Bowman provides an interesting section on the development of the parachute, from the clumsy "balloon-and-basket" contraption of the early pioneers to the scientifically-designed equipment of today."

Title: Jump for it! Stories of the caterpillar club

Author Name: Bowman, Gerald

Categories: Aviation, Militaria,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers Ltd.: 1955

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 17258

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