Man in the Air The Effects of Flying on the Human Body

By: Zim, Herbert S.

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine in Good dust jacket


Dust jacket is chipped and creased at extremities, 1.5x1-inch chip at bottom edge of back panel, creasing to back panel, rubbed. Front panel and spine of jacket are still bright and attractive, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . This is a popularized scientific treatment of the effects of flying on the human body. Chapters include adjustment to temperature, respiration and breathing, Oxygen masks, aeroembolism, pressure suits, changes in speed and direction, positive and negative acceleration, eyes, ears, and much more. Illustrated with photos and drawings. A handsome copy of the first edition, in dust jacket. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 332 pages. K6

Title: Man in the Air The Effects of Flying on the Human Body

Author Name: Zim, Herbert S.

Categories: Aircraft and Air Combat, Physics,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Co.: 1943

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 25511

Keywords: Flight Flying Effects On Human Body Pilots