Aircraft: The Definitive Visual History

Book cover: Aircraft: The Definitive History

Aircraft: The Definitive Visual History,

DK Books

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2013, 12 x 10 inches, 320 pages.

Hardcover: ISBN 9781465402127, $40

by DK and Smithsonian, F. Robert van der Linden, contributor

Each page of Aircraft is beautifully illustrated; airplanes are divided equally between military and commercial, and iconic aircraft of each era, such as the Supermarine Spitfire and Concorde, are showcased in "virtual tours" that reveal the anatomy of these legendary planes.