The Montgolfier Brothers and the Invention of Aviation, 1783-1784
With A Word on the Importance of Ballooning for the Science of Heat and the Art of Building RailroadsBook - 1983
This vividly illustrated book introduces the reader to the brothers Montgolfier, who launched the first hotair balloon in Annonay, France on 4 June 1783.
Originally published in 1983.
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