Wide-Body: The Triumph of the 747

Irving, Clive

Published by William Morrow & Company, New York, 1993
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ Pictorial Dust Jacket with original price ($25.00). "In the twentieth century, a handful of American companies have--with the introduction of a single product or product line--literally transformed the lives of millions but only one company--Boeing--undertook the single massive speculative leap, a billion dollar gamble, of the kind that resulted in the 747 and ultimately transformed the world's transportation habits"--dust jacket. The compelling and enlightening story of one of America's greatest companies and a revolutionary airplane. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Bibliography, Index. Decorative end papers with the 747 patent information shown. Yellow paper over boards, black cloth backstrip with gilt titling on spine. Covers show mild wear, with abrasions at front right lower edge and rear left edge center and bottom corner. Dust Jacket shows mild wear, with light wear along top edge. Interior is clean, crisp, tight & bright, unmarked. 384 pp. Approx. 6.5" x 9.5". A very nice copy and an excellent addition to your library. Carefully shipped in secure parcel. Ask all questions; glad to respond. Bookseller Inventory # 501534


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Title: Wide-Body: The Triumph of the 747

Publisher: William Morrow & Company, New York

Publication Date: 1993

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First edition

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