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Gunston, Bill

Overview
Works: 528 works in 1,522 publications in 6 languages and 40,536 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Juvenile works  Chronology  Biography  Encyclopedias  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Collaborator, Other, Author of introduction, Speaker, Contributor
Classifications: TL509, 358.43
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Bill Gunston, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bill Gunston
The Cambridge aerospace dictionary by Bill Gunston ( )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Polish and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Cambridge Aerospace Dictionary' offers coverage of terminology used throughout the aerospace industry, including materials & aerospace organizations. This new dictionary includes over 15,000 new terms, mostly acronyms
Jane's aerospace dictionary by Bill Gunston ( Book )
19 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains over fifteen thousand entries, including words from several related disciplines, acronyms, voice telecommunications codes, basic equations, materials, fuels, specifications, and military terminology
Chronicle of aviation by Jacques Legrand ( Book )
9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flyvningens historie - egnet som opslagsbog
An illustrated guide to modern fighters and attack aircraft by Bill Gunston ( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Descriptions of 60 of the world's most exciting warplanes, 120 action photos, 180 line drawings, and 34 color profiles
The Encyclopedia of world air power by Bill Gunston ( Book )
21 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and German and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is the most comprehensive encyclopedia yet published on contemporary military aviation
Coal by Bill Gunston ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the mining and transporting of coal, its uses and products, problems and difficulties associated with its use, and future technology
Modern air combat : the aircraft, tactics and weapons employed in aerial warfare today by Bill Gunston ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is the most exciting volume on fighting aircraft. It will take you into the modern warfare and advances, reflecting the computer, technology, materials and so forth of warfare in todays modern world
The world of flight by Bill Gunston ( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and German and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how the concept of human flight became a reality and how technology is constantly improving our ability to get off the ground
World encyclopaedia of aero engines by Bill Gunston ( Book )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and German and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this new edition, Gunston describes every major aeroplane manufacturer throughout the world. He focuses on the aircraft from the pioneering days to the very latest engines, and places each engine within its technological and historical context
Fighter planes by Bill Gunston ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An authoritative and exciting look at the planes, their pilots, and how the role of the fighter plane has changed in warfare
An illustrated guide to modern airborne missiles by Bill Gunston ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief illustrated text with supplementary questions and answers describes the characteristics of various kinds of missiles such as rockets, torpedoes, and ICBMs
The illustrated directory of fighting aircraft of World War II by Bill Gunston ( Book )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains entries that provide photographs, illustrations, and descriptions of over 160 major fighters, bombers, and ground attack aircraft deployed during World War II, each with information on the plane's origin, type, engines, dimensions, weight, performance, armament, history, and development
Hitler's Luftwaffe : a pictorial history and technical encyclopedia of Hitler's air power in World War II by Tony Wood ( Book )
18 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a pictorial history and technical encyclopedia of Hitler's air power in W W 11
Modern fighting helicopters by Bill Gunston ( Book )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated review of the technology and tactics employed in helicopter combat today
Hydrofoils and hovercraft; new vehicles for sea and land by Bill Gunston ( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The illustrated encyclopedia of the world's rockets & missiles : a comprehensive technical directory and history of the military guided missile systems of the 20th century by Bill Gunston ( Book )
9 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes "over 430 of the world's military missile systems. Over 550 action photographs, many in full color. Numerous color cutaways, profile drawings and line diagrams. Full graphic explanations of missile propulsion, launch and control systems plus contemporary guidance techniques."
An illustrated guide to future fighters and combat aircraft by Bill Gunston ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diagrams, charts and photos illustrate military aircraft plans
American warplanes by Bill Gunston ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A full-color technical directory of 200 of the most important combat aircraft to serve the United States
Aviation year by year ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of aviation, from Leonardo da Vinci's development of plans for flying machines around the year 1500, to the first circumnavigation of the world by balloon in the late twentieth century
An illustrated guide to USAF : the modern US Air Force by Bill Gunston ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authoritative text featuring data on the aircraft and airborne technology developed to equip the USAF
 
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Alternative Names
Gunston, Bill, 1927-
Gunston, W. T.
Gunston, W. T., 1927-
Gunston, W. T. (William Tudor)
Gunston, William Tudor
ガンストン, B
ガンストン, ビル
Languages
English (242)
German (9)
French (4)
Polish (1)
Spanish (1)
Czech (1)
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