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Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December 24 - December 31, 1960 *IS EUROPEAN EDUCATION BETTER THAN OURS?*

The Saturday Evening Post, December 24 - December 31, 1960 *IS EUROPEAN EDUCATION BETTER THAN OURS?*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357a4684

Condition: Fair


Features: The Franciscans - they possess an inner peace that modern people seek, but rarely find; Pursuit of a Painkiller - the development of Phenazocine, a synthetic narcotic to replace the useful but addictive drug morphine; Adventures of the Mind - Life's Mysterious Clocks, by Frank A. Brown Jr.; A Christmas Letter; How to Speak French without saying a word - humor by Stewart Alsop; Winter's wildest sport - iceboating; Is European Education better than ours? - a five-nation survey of 4142 school children provides an astonishing report - long and detailed article with many photos. Great co... View more info

Image for Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, January 31, 1918 - The United Eastern Tractor Biplane

Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, January 31, 1918 - The United Eastern Tractor Biplane

By: Spooner, Stanley (Editor); Zahm, A.F.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, St. Martin's Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813g1358

Condition: Fair


Pages 111-136 plus many additional pages of wonderful vintage ads. Contents: S.E. Saunders ad; Palladium commercial vehicle photo ad; Reform in the French Air Service; Sopwith ad; Large aerial photo of the air raid on Karlsruhe on January 14th, 1918; The first fruits of reprisals; Photo of British planes lined up on the British Western Front - a scouting squadron; Avro ad; Great photo of explosion after bomb dropped from 1,500 feet; The United Eastern Tractor Biplane - article with photos and diagrams; The Roll of Honour; Airscrew Analysis (conclusion); The 260 H.P. Mercedes Aero Engine; Pho... View more info