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Glide Path

by Clarke, Arthur C

Condition: New


Ace. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0451115295 New Condition. . New.

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: Cloud 9 Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: NEW99.1162393
  • Title: Glide Path
  • Author: Clarke, Arthur C
  • Format/binding:MASS MARKET PAPERBACK
  • Book condition: New
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10:0451115295
  • ISBN 13:9780451115294
  • Publisher: Ace
  • Place: Canada
  • This edition first published: July 1, 1973


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