Romance of Flight: Wright Brothers to Juan Trippe's PanAm

OLLI Dominican University Fall 2013 - Villa Marin - 100 Thorndale Drive, San Rafael

Rod Handeland Wednesdays 10:15 pm - 12:00 noon, September 18 - November 6, 2013

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Bibliographic Resources

 

Books (in order of relation to Romance of Flight Course)

 

Hard Landing: Epic Contest for Power and Profits That Plunged Airlines into Chaos, Tom Petzinger Jr

 

Turbulent Skies: The History of Commercial Aviation, T. A. Heppenheimer

 

The Epic of Flight, 23 Volumes, Time Life

 

Smithsonian Book of Flight, Walter J. Boyne

 

Aviation Complete Book of Aircraft and Flight, David Mondey

 

History of Flight, American Heritage

 

Conquest of the Air, Frank Howard and Bill Gunston

 

Aviation First Seventy Five Years, John Blake

 

Golden Age of Aviation, Katherine S. Williamson

 

History of Aviation, John Taylor and Kenneth Munson

 

Giant Jetliners, Guy Norris and Mark Wagner

 

Reference

 

The National Air and Space Museum, C.D.B. Bryan

 

Jane's Encyclopedia of Aviation, Studio Editions Ltd.

 

Aviation Complete Book of Aircraft and Flight, David Mondey

 

History of Aviation,. John Taylor and Kenneth Munson

 

Video, Audio, Images

 

Chasing the Sun, PBS

 

Wright Brothers, American Experience

 

Flight Sound and Photos, www.rodhandeland.com

 

Hollywood Films: Carpetbaggers, Airport, Aviator, China Clipper, Flight, PanAm TV series