Ballooning: The Complete Guide to Riding the Winds

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Random House, Aug 1, 1984 - Ballons - Ascension - Histoire - 168 pages
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Surveys the history of hot air ballooning, and provides practical information on how balloons are built and flown, how to race, and how to obtain a pilot's licence. Includes a list of record holders.

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There seems to be something about the images of hot air balloons that gets one attention. For a photographer, it is almost like cheating, if you take a shot of a balloon, it is a winner. Fortunately ... Read full review

Contents

The magic of flying
16
Aiming for the heavens
26
Two hundred years of flight
30
Copyright

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