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Knopf, 1987 - Travel - 337 pages
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The two fliers who made it happen tell their own stories of the designing and building of the Voyager, and the first circumnavigation of the world without refuelling. 16 color and 48 black-and-white photographs.

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The Voyager 's nine-day epic flight around the world without refueling was a media event and the culmination of a dream. The demanding physical requirements of the flight and the setbacks in its ... Read full review


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Joseph Rosa is Helen Hilton Raiser Curator of Architecture and Design at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and author of "Next Generation Architecture; "Phil Patton is the author of numerous books on industrial design and a frequent contributor to the "New York Times, ID magazine, Wired, and ""Esquire; "Virginia Postrel is author of "The Substance of Style; "Valerie Steele is director of the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York and author of "The Corset: A Cultural History and ""Fashion Italian Style, "both published by Yale University Press; Ruth Keffer is curatorial associate for architecture and design at SFMOMA and a contributor to "Surface" magazine.

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