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Northrop Flying Wings

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This new book is an in-depth study covering John K. "Jack" Northrop\s quest for a clean flying machine. Covered are: Northrop\s initial N-1M project, the N-9M, XP-56, through the B-35 project, B-49 project, and the huge bombers planned only on the drawing board.\nIncluded are over 300 black and white and color photographs, as well as drawings and statistical data on all of ...more
Hardcover, 300 pages
Published January 7th 1997 by Schiffer Publishing (first published August 1st 1995)
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Barbara Schultz
Aug 16, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Pape's information about Northrop's flying wings is comprehensive and well-illustrated. It's clear that he has a vast knowledge of the subject.
Dec 13, 2007 rated it really liked it
Putting too much time and money into the flying wing finally bankrupted Northrup.
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