Laboratory of the Air(1948)
An Account of the Royal Aircraft Establishment of the Ministry of Supply, Farnborough
A non fiction book by John Pudney
Includes Gyro gunsights and navigation instruments, work on balloons (1863-1900), air photography (1930-45), 1900-1914 at Aldershot and Farnborough, gas turbines (1926-46), 1914-1918 at Farnborough, aerodynamics and aircraft structure, V.H.F. and notes on radio, carrier-borne aircraft, ditching, magnetic mines, safety, and "A Battle of Wits with Germany Ended".
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