The Super Book of Aircraft Published in 1977 by Macdonald Educational Ltd, London Soft cover, 32 pages ISBN # 0-356-05592-2 #1318.7/A
Contents: Aircraft; the first steps. First powered, controlled flight. Decade of development. SE5a; fighting scout. How an aeroplane flies. The golden age of flying. World War II; Axis aircraft. Battle of Britain; the Spitfire. World War II; Allied aircraft. Development of the jet. Supersonic transport. Airport. Modern warplanes. The Phantom. VTPL; vertical take-off and landing. Things to do; glossary.
This manual is in excellent condition.