3 edition of The Airplane in American Culture found in the catalog.
October 7, 2003 by University of Michigan Press .
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The first book of its kind, The Airplane in American Culture presents essays by distinguished contributors including historians, literary scholars, scholars of American studies, art historians, and museum professionals that explore a range of topics, including the connections between flying and race and gender; aviation's role in forming /5(4).
The first book of its kind, The Airplane in American Culture presents essays by distinguished contributors -- including historians, literary scholars, scholars of American studies, art historians, and museum professionals -- that explore a range of topics, including the connections between flying and race and gender; aviation's role in forming.
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