The Deltoid Pumpkin Seed
ISBN10: 0374516359 ISBN13: 9780374516352 Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux Published: Apr 1 1981 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
This is the fascinating story of the dream of a completely new aircraft, a hybrid of the plane and the rigid airship - huge, wingless, moving slowly through the lower sky. John McPhee chronicles the perhaps unfathomable perseverance of the aircraft's sucessive progenitors.