Aeronautical Science And Aviation from Sheila B. Amdur

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Instrument Flying: Basic Without Radio Aids. Technical Order No. 30-100A-1. Restricted

by Army Air Forces

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$40.00

Show Details

Description:
U. S. Army Air Forces, 1943. June 1, 1943. Illustrated with charts , diagrams , and photographs, some in color . Replacement Piolot Control stamped on covers and title page. 82 pp. 3-hole punched.. Blue Black Printed Covers. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$40.00
No cover image available

HE MIDDLE OF ATMOSPHERE AS OBSERVED FROM BALLOONS, ROCKETS AND SATELLITES: A ROYAL SOCIETY DISCUSSION HELD ON 12 AND 13 DECEMBER 1978

by Massey, Harrie, Beynon, Granville, Houghton, J.T. and L. Thomas, et al.

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition in Book Form
ISBN
9780854031375
Item Price
$35.00

Show Details

Description:
London: The Royal Society, 1980. A ROYAL SOCIETY DISCUSSION arranged by the British National Committee on space research and solar-terrestrial physics, held on 12 and 13 Dec., 1978. Pratt & Whitney Aircraft stamp on endppr. v, 268 pp with diagrams, illustrations.. First Edition in Book Form. Dark Blue Silver Ltrd Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$35.00
No cover image available

Tactual perception - Experiments and Models

by Bliss, J. C.; H. D. Crane; S. W. Link; W. R. Brody; B. Lane

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
Menlo Park, California: Stanford Research Institute, 1965. Marked as "Copy No. 35." vi, 69 pp printed on one side with many charts, graphs. Prepared for National Aeronautics and Space Administration covering the period 25 June 1965 to 25 Sept, 1965. Scarce in the original version.. First Edition. Gray/white Printed Covers. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
No cover image available

Information Processing in Neurones and Small Nets. Decemvber, 1960

by Rapoport, Anatol

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First and Limited Edition
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio: Biomedical Laboratory Aerospace Medical Diviision, Wright Air Development Division, 1961. "The neurophysiological literature has been surveyed to determine the current state of knowledge on the characteristics of neurons as elements in information-handling systems. An extensive bibliography of over 450 reports bearing on this subject has been appended and abstracts of slightly over 100 papers which… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
No cover image available

Analysis of Nonlinear Control Systems

by Graham, Dunstan, and Duane McRuer

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
New York/London: John Wiley & Sons, 1961. Dunstan established the Aerospace Systems and Mission Analysis Lab (at Princeton) and was a founding principal investigator for the FAA/NASAsponsored joint University Program on Air Transportation Research. His focus was understanding and automating of manned aircraft flight controls. Scarce in DJ; DJ with top right corner bump, else in very nice condition.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$75.00
No cover image available

Experiments in Tactual Perception

by Bliss, James C.; Hewitt D. Crane

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First and Original Edition
Item Price
$40.00

Show Details

Description:
Menlo Park, California: Stanford Research Institute, 1965. xxi, 197 pp. With fold out graphs and graphs, illustrations in text. Original Report of Contract NAS 2-1679, Prepared for National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Final Report covering the period 15 Sept. 1963 to 15 Jan., 1965. Scarce in the original version. Gray and White Printed covers, red spine. Name stamp top of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$40.00
No cover image available

Race with the Wind: How Air Racing Advanced Aviation

by Mathews, Birch

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780760307298
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Osceola, WI: MBI Publishing Company, 2001. 192 pp with extensive illustrations.. First ed, 1st Printing. Dark Blue White Lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

A Documentary of Igor I. Sikorsky: As Narrated to Lifetime Friend and Aviation Consultant

by Eveleth, Edmund L. "Skip"

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780971202009
Item Price
$45.00

Show Details

Description:
Marceline, MO: Printed By Walsworth Pub. Co., 2001. INSCRIBED TO PREVIOUS OWNER BY "SKIP". EVELETH on title page, with his business card inserted. iv, 176 pp with extensive illustrations, some in color.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Gray Glossy Pctrl Boards. Fine/No DJ as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$45.00
No cover image available

CAVU Ceiling & Visibility Limited. The Story of Pratt & Whitney's Piston and Gas Turbine Engines (proof copy)

by Connors, Jack

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Original Edition
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
Privately Published, 2006. Spiral bound with blue sky front cover and the Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Dependable Engines seal on the front. This is a pre-publication proof copy with pencil corrections of the text inside. A unique history of Pratt & Whitney's Piston and Gas Turbine Engines. Each chapter separately paginated, about 250 pp overall with many tables and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
No cover image available

Scientific Discovery and the Wireless Telephone

by American Telephone And Telegraph Company

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
American Telephone And Telegraph Company, 1915. Original edition. 28 pp with illustrations. No date but appears to be from early 1900's. With pictorial covers depicting an aerial view of a power palnt with a early 20th century airplane above and steamship below. Cover slight soiling, but overall clean, tight copy.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

Nikolai Zhukovsky Founder of Aeronautics

by Strizhevsky, S.

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First English Edition
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1957. Translated from the Russian by Y. Sdobnikov. 93 pp, Frontis., plus other Men of Science publications.. First English Edition. Green Gold Impressed Cloth. Very Good/Very Good -. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette

by Various

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Condition
Fair to Good
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Various Publishers Without binding, but tight, clean copy. Name and address on front page. With articles on Watt's stema engine, principles of ballooning, first British Man of War, Instrument for determining comparative strength of animals. Vessels to sail against the wind, Smith's patent screw propellor, plus others. Multiple dates-most of 1823, some 1825, 1839, and two issues from 1840.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
No cover image available

Über Variometer für die Horizontalintensitat mit vier Ablenkungsmagneten

by Poppendieck, Robert

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1911
Condition
Fine
Edition
First and Original Edition
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Darmstadt: L. C. Witthich'shcen Hofbuckdruckerei, 1911. 61 pp with diagrams. With original cover bound into a deep red bilt lettered cloth binding. Dissertation. With U.S. Air Force Geophysics Lab stamp on endppr.. First and Original Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

An Eagle's Flight, A Biography of Brigadier General Ernest K. Warburton, U. S. Air Force

by Coyne, James P.

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2001
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition First Printing Stated
ISBN
9780805955859
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Dorrance Publishing Co., 2001. Warmly inscribed by autthor on title page. Two sheets have been taped at gutter. vii, 218 pp with illustrations.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition First Printing Stated. Color Pictorial Card Covers. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Basic Helicopter Handbook AC 61-13B

by Federal Aviation Administration

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1978
Condition
Fne
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
Washington: U.S. Department of Transportation, 1978. Technical manual for flight instruction for helicopters, revised in 1978. vii, 111 pp with many illustrations.. White & Green Pctrl Card Cvrs. Fne. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

Engine-Airframe Integraton for Rotorcraft. AGARD Lecture Series No. 148

by Advisory Group for Aerospace Research & Development

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9789283515296
Item Price
$40.00

Show Details

Description:
NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT, 1986. About 150 pp with extensive diagrams and ilustrations. . Tan Maroon Printed Card Cvrs. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$40.00
No cover image available

Engineering Design Handbook, Helicopter Performance Testing. :AMCP #706-204

by U. S. Amry Materiel Command

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Alexandria. VA: Department of the Army Headquarters, U. S. Army Materiel Command, 1974. Published Aug., 1974. A few red marks in the text. Extensive diagrams, illustrations. Thick volume. Other similar handbooks available. 3 holes punched for placement in binder.. Buff Printed Card Covers. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Alexandria. VA: Department of the Army Headquarters, U. S. Army Materiel Command, 1972. Published at various dates between April, 1972 and Jan. 1976. With punched holes, meant to be placed in binder. AMCP 706-201 & 202 & 203. Large thick volumes with diagrams, charts, illustrations. Two covers slightly dusty on front edge, but overall excellent condition.. Buff Printed… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$125.00
No cover image available

Engineering Design Handbook. Maintainability Guide for Design. AMCP 706-134

by U. S. Army Materiel Command

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Plus
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
Washington: Department of the Army Headquarters, U. S. Army Materiel Command, 1972. Thick volume published Oct., 1972, with tables, diagrams, many illustrations. Deals with weapon and missile systems. and technical maintenance issues. Small crease along right lower side of front cover, else in excellent condition. Three hole punches for placement in binder. . Buff Printed Card Covers. Very Good Plus.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$75.00
No cover image available

Flight of Excellence: United States Air Force Academy 50th Anniversary

by Martin, Michael

Seller
Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9781596520356
Item Price
$225.00

Show Details

Description:
Nashville, Tennessee: Turner Publishing Company, 2007. Inscribed by author on half title page. 280 pp with extensive color plates and color photographic endpprs. . First Edition First Printing. Black Cloth Raised Silver Ltrs. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$225.00