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Jump for it! Stories of the caterpillar club, Bowman, Gerald

Author Name    Bowman, Gerald

Title   Jump for it! Stories of the caterpillar club

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good+ in Good dust jacket

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London Evans Brothers Ltd. 1955

Seller ID   17258

Blue cloth boards show light edge wear, small corner bumps. DJ has small tape-repaired tears, chipping to top of DJ spine. Some foxing of page edges ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages; A history of the development and use of the parachute in both military and civilian situations. "Gerald Bowman provides an interesting section on the development of the parachute, from the clumsy "balloon-and-basket" contraption of the early pioneers to the scientifically-designed equipment of today."

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Price = 19.95 CDN

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