Logo

Flight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the Aeroplane

Large book cover: Flight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the Aeroplane

Flight Without Formulae: Simple Discussions on the Mechanics of the Aeroplane
by

Publisher: Longmans, Green and co.
ISBN/ASIN: 1408664127
Number of pages: 232

Description:
The present work has throughout been written in the simplest possible language, and contains in its whole extent not a single formula. It treats of every one of the principles of flight and of every one of the problems involved in the mechanics of the aeroplane, and this without demanding from the reader more than the most elementary knowledge of arithmetic.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Amateur-Built Aircraft and Ultralight Flight Testing HandbookAmateur-Built Aircraft and Ultralight Flight Testing Handbook
- US Government Printing Office
The purpose of this advisory circular is to make amateur-built/ultralight aircraft pilots aware that test flying an aircraft is a critical undertaking, which should be approached with thorough planning, skill, and common sense.
(18890 views)
Book cover: Wingless Flight: The Lifting Body StoryWingless Flight: The Lifting Body Story
by - NASA History Office
A story of the most unusual flying machines ever flown, the lifting bodies. It is a story about the engineers who committed a significant part of their lives to prove that the concept was a viable one for use in spacecraft of the future.
(14588 views)
Book cover: Remembering the Space AgeRemembering the Space Age
by - NASA
Thought-provoking ideas, views, and speculative reasoning. The book itself is divided into three parts: National and Global Dimensions of the Space Age; Remembrance and Cultural Representation of the Space Age; and Reflections of the Space Age.
(13705 views)
Book cover: Modeling FlightModeling Flight
by - NASA
NASA has made many contributions to a broad range of aircraft including general aviation, fighters, and supersonic transports. This book describes the issues that must be considered when transferring subscale results to full-scale application.
(16347 views)