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Gunston, Bill

Overview
Works: 471 works in 1,580 publications in 10 languages and 33,927 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Juvenile works  Chronologies  Biography  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction, Speaker, Collector
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Most widely held works by Bill Gunston
Jane's Aerospace dictionary by Bill Gunston( Book )

24 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 886 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 )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of aviation / development / events and facts
An illustrated guide to modern fighters and attack aircraft by Bill Gunston( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 645 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 )

22 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and German and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is the most comprehensive encyclopedia yet published on contemporary military aviation
Hitler's Luftwaffe : a pictorial history and technical encyclopedia of Hitler's air power in World War II by Tony Wood( Book )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a pictorial history and technical encyclopedia of Hitler's air power in W W 11
The world of flight by Bill Gunston( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Russian and held by 570 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
Coal by Bill Gunston( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 548 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 )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 546 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 Cambridge aerospace dictionary by Bill Gunston( Book )

35 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 510 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
Fighter planes by Bill Gunston( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 492 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 )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 469 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
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 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern fighting helicopters by Bill Gunston( Book )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated review of the technology and tactics employed in helicopter combat today
An illustrated guide to future fighters and combat aircraft by Bill Gunston( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diagrams, charts and photos illustrate military aircraft plans
American warplanes by Bill Gunston( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A directory to over 200 combat aircraft used by the United States armed forces. Includes technical data, 3-view line drawings, photos, developmental histories, and camouflage markings
Aviation year by year( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 400 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 )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authoritative text featuring data on the aircraft and airborne technology developed to equip the USAF
An illustrated guide to spy planes and electronic warfare aircraft by Bill Gunston( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spine title: Spy planes, guide to recce/electronic aircraft. On cover: Over 80 aircraft and remotely guided vehicles described in 160 fact-packed pages in color
An Illustrated Guide to Military Helicopters by Bill Gunston( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Full-color directory of combat rotorcraft ; 51 aircraft described in 160 fact-packed pages. More than 100 supurb action photographs, most in color ; 21 detailed color profiles, 51 three-view drawings." --Cover
An illustrated guide to bombers of World War II by Bill Gunston( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compact directory of the major bombers that fought in the most ferocious war in history
 
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Alternative Names
Bill Gunston author

Bill Gunston Brits schrijver (1927-2013)

Bill Gunston scrittore e giornalista britannico

Gunston, Bill 1927-

Gunston, Bill 1927-2013

Gunston, W. T.

Gunston W. T. 1927-....

Gunston, W. T. 1927-2013

Gunston, W. T. (William Tudor)

Gunston, William Tudor

Gunston, William Tudor 1927-2013

Guston, Bill, 1927-

Билл Ганстон

ガンストン, B

ガンストン, ビル

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Hitler's Luftwaffe : a pictorial history and technical encyclopedia of Hitler's air power in World War IIThe world of flightThe Cambridge aerospace dictionaryFighter planesAmerican warplanesAviation year by year