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Product Description: The author of this book, Ernst A. Lehmann, was close to the Zeppelin story from its early days and had great faith in the ever increasing success of the Zeppelin on international routes. It is sadly ironic that this talented man and strong advocate of the Zeppelin should die in Hindenburg disaster shortly after he had produced the draft for this book...read more

Hardcover:

9781781550120 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, August 19, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The author of this book, Ernst A.

Paperback:

9781601050663 | Reprint edition (Scholars Book Shelf, November 15, 2006), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: A remarkable book, essential for anyone interested in the development of the modern dirigible, written by the Commander of the Hindenburg who was dragged, mortally burned, from the ship as it crashed in 1937.

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Product Description: Blimps were once a popular form of transportation. Find out how they work and why they are not so common anymore.

Library:

9781610800716, titled "How Does It Fly? Blimp: Blimp" | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2011, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Blimps were once a popular form of transportation.

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Concise, easy-to-read introductions to various topics in U.S. history use primary documents and photography, as well as timelines, maps, and other tools, to teach important facts about our past.

Paperback:

9780756517298 | Compass Point Books, July 1, 2005, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Describes the story of the Hindenburg airship disaster, and includes information on the history and the development of the dirigible.

Library:

9780756512668 | Compass Point Books, August 1, 2005, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Describes the giant airship 'Hindenburg' and its explosive crash on a New Jersey airfield in 1937.

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Describes the giant airship 'Hindenburg,' the events that led up to its explosive crash on a New Jersey airfield in 1937, and the effects of the disaster on airship travel.

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9780736813211 | Edge Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Describes the giant airship 'Hindenburg,' the events that led up to its explosive crash on a New Jersey airfield in 1937, and the effects of the disaster on airship travel.

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Traces the history of the Zeppelin airship, or blimp, describing triumphant successes and tragic failures.

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9780606210089 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Traces the history of the Zeppelin airship, or blimp, describing triumphant successes and tragic failures.

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Describes the last flight of the airship, Hindenburg, which exploded in a ball of fire on May 6, 1937, and includes accounts from witnesses and testimony from scientists speculating on possible causes of the explosion. (view table of contents)

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9780766015548 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 1, 2002, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Describes the last flight of the airship, Hindenburg, which exploded in a ball of fire on May 6, 1937, and includes accounts from witnesses and testimony from scientists speculating on possible causes of the explosion.

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A simple explanation of blimps, airships that are lighter than air, and how they have been used in both war and peace

Prebinding:

9780613372930 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: A simple explanation of blimps, airships that are lighter than air, and how they have been used in both war and peace

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Traces the history of the Zeppelin airship, or blimp, describing triumphant successes and tragic failures.

Hardcover:

9780789457141 | Dk Pub, October 1, 2000, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Traces the history of the Zeppelin airship, or blimp, describing triumphant successes and tragic failures.

Paperback:

9780789457158 | Dk Pub, July 1, 2000, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Traces the history of the Zeppelin airship, or blimp, describing triumphant successes and tragic failures.

Prebinding:

9780613332828 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: Traces the history of the Zeppelin airship, or blimp, describing triumphant successes and tragic failures.

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Provides basic information on the contruction, design, and use of blimps. (view table of contents)

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9781589520028 | Rourke Pub Group, January 1, 2001, cover price $21.35 | About this edition: Provides basic information on the contruction, design, and use of blimps.

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Shows the workings of the great airship--whose fiery demise occured on May 6, 1937 in Lakewood, New Jersey--and brings to vivid life a time when giant zeppelins seemed the only way to fly.
By Mireille Majoor and Ken Marschall (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780316123860 | Little Brown & Co, November 1, 2000, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Text and cut-away illustrations feature the stories of real-life children who were passengers on the Hindenburg during its final voyage.
9780316123228 | Little Brown & Co, November 1, 2000, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Text and cut-away illustrations feature the stories of real-life children who were passengers on the Hindenburg during its final voyage.

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A written and illustrated history of the first two attempts to reach the North Pole by airship investigates the stories behind the quests and explains how the stories were created and reported by journalists.

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9780813526331 | Rutgers Univ Pr, September 1, 1999, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A history of the first two attempts to reach the North Pole by airship investigates the stories behind the quests and explains how the expeditions were reported by journalists

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A simple explanation of blimps, airships that are lighter than air, and how they have been used in both war and peace (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780516261638 | Childrens Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A simple explanation of blimps, airships that are lighter than air, and how they have been used in both war and peace

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9780516203270 | Childrens Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A simple explanation of blimps, airships that are lighter than air, and how they have been used in both war and peace

A young cabin boy tells the dramatic story of the Hindenburg's tragic final voyage, in a story that includes interesting facts about modern-day blimps and rare photos of the airship's interior. Reprint.

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9780590457514 | Reprint edition (Scholastic Paperbacks, April 1, 1996), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Describes the last voyage of the zeppelin, or airship, Hindenburg, which crashed in flames on a New Jersey airfield in 1937, and examines some possible causes for the disaster.

School and Library:

9780590457507 | Scholastic, October 1, 1993, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Describes the last voyage of the zeppelin, or airship, Hindenburg, which crashed in flames on a New Jersey airfield in 1937, and examines some possible causes for the disaster.

Reinforced:

9780606091947 | Demco Media, April 1, 1996, cover price $13.30 | About this edition: Describes the last voyage of the zeppelin, or airship, Hindenburg, which crashed in flames on a New Jersey airfield in 1937, and examines some possible causes for the disaster.

Discusses the construction, design, operation, and uses of blimps and how it feels to ride in one

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9780140552928 | Puffin, December 1, 1994, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Discusses the construction, design, operation, and uses of blimps and how it feels to ride in one

School and Library:

9780525444411 | Dutton Childrens Books, October 1, 1988, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Discusses the construction, design, operation, and uses of blimps and how it feels to ride in one

Reinforced:

9780606062398 | Demco Media, December 1, 1994, cover price $11.20 | About this edition: Discusses the construction, design, operation, and uses of blimps and how it feels to ride in one

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Full-color illustrations complement a history of the era of dirigible flight, revealing what travel was like aboard the luxury German airship, the Hindenburg, and detailing its spectacular and tragic 1937 demise.
By Rick Archbold and Ken Marschall (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780446517843 | Grand Central Pub, October 1, 1994, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: A history of dirigible flight describes travel aboard the luxury German airship, the Hindenburg, and details its 1937 demise

Describes the development and early flights of airships and the disastrous crash of the Hindenburg at an airfield in New Jersey in 1937

Paperback:

9780516466637 | Reprint edition (Childrens Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Describes the development and early flights of airships and the disastrous crash of the Hindenburg at an airfield in New Jersey in 1937

Library:

9780516066639 | Childrens Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $18.70 | About this edition: Describes the development and early flights of airships and the disastrous crash of the Hindenburg at an airfield in New Jersey in 1937

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A history of dirigibles, describing the most famous of them, their accomplishments, and their fates

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9780399612725 | Reprint edition (Dodd Mead, August 1, 1991), cover price $11.99 | About this edition: A history of dirigibles, describing the most famous of them, their accomplishments, and their fates

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Examines the aerial disaster of the Hindenburg zeppelin from a historical, scientific, and human perspective.
By Brian McGovern (illustrator), Thomas Stacey and Tom Stacy

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9781560060109 | Lucent Books, October 1, 1990, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Examines the aerial disaster of the Hindenburg zeppelin from a historical, scientific, and human perspective.

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Describes the development and launching of the famous airship and its disastrous accident at an airfield in New Jersey
By James Day and Nik Spender (illustrator)

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9780531182383 | Bookwright Pr, March 1, 1989, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Describes the development and launching of the famous airship and its disastrous accident at an airfield in New Jersey

The picture story of the building, launching, missions, and dismantling of the hypothetical airship 'Long Island' is accompanied by description of crew and passenger quarters, flight and docking details, and the diverse ways in which dirigibles were used--including military reconnaissance and commercial transportation

School and Library:

9780689310843 | Atheneum, December 1, 1985, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Describes the building, launching, missions, and final dismantling of a hypothetical rigid airship, based on the careers of three Navy dirigibles.

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Traces the history of lighter-than-air craft, including their use in war, exploration, and transportation, and briefly describes the sport of hot-air ballooning

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9780531045350 | Franklin Watts, January 1, 1983, cover price $10.40 | About this edition: Traces the history of airships from the eighteenth century to the present describing the principal inventors, various models, and uses of balloons, dirigibles, and zeppelins.

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Traces the history of the dirigible, shows the Goodyear blimps in operation, and looks at the future of airships
By George Hall (editor), George C. Larson, Neil Shakery (editor) and Baron Wolman (editor)

Hardcover:

9780442296087 | Van Nostrand Reinhold, December 1, 1981, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Traces the history of the dirigible, shows the Goodyear blimps in operation, and looks at the future of airships

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Product Description: 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.

Hardcover:

9780374137816 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1973, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Briefly unfolds the history of the experimental aircraft known as the deltoid Aereon and examines the problems and challenges faced by the individuals committed to the project

Paperback:

9780374516352 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 1981, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: 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.

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Describes the varied world of flying machines, from supersonic Concorde to the slower-moving Good Year airship.

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9780817213336 | Heinemann/Raintree, June 1, 1980, cover price $14.65 | About this edition: A fascinating introduction to the technology of flying machines presents detailed and accurate information in nontechnical terms and action-packed photographs

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Using the Goodyear Blimp Columbia as an example, Freeman explains what airships are made of, how they work, and how the blimp got its name

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9780516038827 | Childrens Pr, February 1, 1979, cover price $10.60 | About this edition: Describes the construction, operation, and uses of the airship Columbia, one of the four blimps in daily use in the world.

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