Ballooning: the complete guide to riding the winds

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Random House, Aug 1, 1980 - Sports & Recreation - 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


The magic of flying 116 Hot air in the Arctic Circle
Aiming for the heavens 118 Chariot of the gods
Two hundred years of flight 120 Flying over from Dover

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