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Glide Path

by Arthur C. Clarke

Condition: Good


Roc, 1973-07-01. First Edition. Paperback. Good.

Glide Path is a novel by Arthur C. Clarke, published in 1963. Clarke's only non-science fiction novel, it is set during World War II, and tells a fictionalized version of the development of the radar-based ground-controlled approach (called "ground-controlled descent" in the novel) aircraft landing system. It is based on Clarke's own wartime service with the Royal Air Force, during which he worked on the GCA project.


  • Bookseller: Ergodebooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: SONG0451127064
  • Title: Glide Path
  • Author: Arthur C. Clarke
  • Format/binding:Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10:0451127064
  • ISBN 13:9780451127068
  • Publisher: Roc
  • Place: Canada
  • Date published: 1973-07-01


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