Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
No Visible Horizon: Surviving the World’s Most Dangerous Sport
Joshua Cooper Ramo (au)
In a good year, aerobatics is one of the most beautiful sports imaginable. Pilots pull through impossibly elegant figures, twisting their planes at hundreds of miles an hour. The stress on their bodies reaches 10 times the force of gravity, but this is nothing compared to the strain on their minds & the tension in their souls. In a bad year no sport kills more of its participants. The author introduces us to some of the greatest aerobatic pilots in the world, including Leo Loudenslager & Kirby Chambliss. An elegant & thrilling exploration, not simply of a pilot’s physical battle against gravity, but of his dream of perfection & his quest for faith. "Ramo has the right stuff & so does his book. It's a classic."
Carnavalia!: African-Brazilian Folklore and Crafts
Sale Price: $10.00
U.F.O.s: The Sighting of Alien People & Spacecraft From the Earliest Centuries to the Present Day
It’s Never Too Late to Get Rich: Secrets of Building a Nest Egg at Any Age
Sherlock Holmes Victorian Cookbook: Favourite Recipes of the Great Detective & Dr. Watson
People’s Charter?: Forty Years of the National Parks & Access to the Countryside Act 1949
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.