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Animals Aloft

Photographs from the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum
  • 128 Pages
  • 2.95 MB
  • English
Bunker Hill Publishing
Subjects & Themes - Plants & Animals, Air Transportation, History (General), Transportation, Photography, General, Essays, Aviation - History, Aeronautics, Animals, Hi
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8874040M
ISBN 101593730489
ISBN 139781593730482

Animals Aloft presents a Animals Aloft book of photographs and anecdotes of this little-known aspect of aviation history. The author, in a witty and well informed text, describes the unique moments in the history of animal flight captured by the camera and artists' engravings.

Animals Aloft records and illustrates hundreds of animal aviators and co /5(5). Animals Aloft presents a selection of photographs and anecdotes of this little-known aspect of aviation history. The author, in a witty and well informed text, describes the unique moments in the history of animal flight captured by the camera and artists- engravings.

Animals Aloft pays an affectionate and at times humorous tribute to all these wonderful animals in their flying machines.

Allan Janus is a museum specialist in the Archives Division of the National Air and Space Museum, where he assists researchers and maintains /5(2). The National Air and Space Museum’s Archives Division has more than million photographs in its collections, a surprising number of which show animals, notes museum specialist Allan Janus in the introduction to his book Animals Aloft.

Animals Aloft by Allan Janus, Animals Aloft Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Animals Aloft books, This is the visual history and annecdotal story of the mascots, pets, companions and best friends that have made up a whole side of air history retrieved from legendary archives of the National Air & Space Museum.

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Abstract Despite using the aerosphere for many facets of their life, most flying animals (i.e., birds, bats, some insects) are still bound to terrestrial habitats for resting, feeding, and. Gilmore is just one of the creatures profiled in the Smithsonian Channel special titled Animals Aloft.

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