Langley, Adler, and Lucas, 1908, Researches and experiments in aerial navigation, Reprinted from the Smithsonian reports

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Original title Researches and experiments in aerial navigation, Reprinted from the Smithsonian reports
Simple title Researches and experiments in aerial navigation, Reprinted from the Smithsonian reports
Authors Samuel Pierpont Langley, Cyrus Adler, F. A. Lucas
Date 1908
Countries US
Languages en
Keywords research, experiment, aerial navigation, reprint, introduction, experiments, mechanical, flight, aerodrome, Pterodactyl ornithostoma, report
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Related to aircraft? 1
Page count 13
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  • Brockett 1910, page 494, entry 7183: Langley, Samuel Pierpont. Researches and experiments in aerial navigation, by S. P. Langley. Reprinted from the Smithsonian reports. Contents. -- Introduction, by Cyrus Adler. Story of experiments in mechanical flight, from report for 1897, pp. 169-181 (originally pub. in the Aeronautical Annual 1897). The Langley aerodrome, from report for 1900, pp. 197-216. The greatest flying creature (introducing a paper by F. A. Lucas, on the Pterodactyl ornithostoma) from report for 1901, pp. 649-659. Experiments with the Langley aerodrome, from report for 1904, pp. 113-125. Published works on aerial navigation, by S. P. Langley.Washington, D. C. Government Printing Office, 1908, iv [57], pp. v-vi, ills., pls. 15 (1 fold.), 25 cm. Smithsonian Institution Publication No. 1809. S, LC (7183