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Contents Prologue 1. Foundation Stories 2. Taking to the Air 3. The World Takes Wing, 1904-1909 4. From Experiment to Industry, 1909-1914 5. Into the Fight: The Airplane at War, 1914-1918 6. Laying the Foundation, 1919-1927 7. Big Business, 1927-1935 8. The Roar of the Crowd, 1927-1939 9. Revolutions in the Sky, 1926-1941 10. Setting the Stage, 1929-1939 11. Battles in the Sky, 1939-1945 12. Toward New Horizons 13. From Aviation to Aerospace, 1945-2003 14. Cold War, Hot War 15. A World in the Air, 1945-2003 16. Conclusion
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Aeronautics History