Imagining Flight

Author: A. Bowdoin Van Riper
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781585443000
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Imagining Flight is a history of the air age as the rest of us have experienced it: on the pages of books, the screens of movie theaters, and the front pages of newspapers.

Imagining The Arctic

Author: Huw Lewis-Jones
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 1786722461
Size: 79.50 MB
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... but also to justify the continuation of polar exploration itself.12 There have
been a number of fine histories that detail the trials and tribulations of aviation's
pioneers. Meyer's Airshipmen interwove the influences of society, politics, and
culture on the contested history of flight.13 Van Riper's Imagining Flight illustrated
the value of more nuanced cultural histories and so too Wohl's elegant Spectacle
of Flight, which reintroduced an array of aeronautical personalities. His study
revealed a.

Flight From Wonder

Author: Albert Rothenberg MD
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199988811
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Imagining the characteristics of an unknown person, for example, is based on
anticipated similarities and differences from past acquaintances. Imagination is
an adaptive human capacity; it originates adaptively as a spontaneous reflex in
the face of danger, alerting one usually in images to the possibility of accidents or
evildoing. Imagination may also signal immediate or delayed pleasure or work.
These reflexes and experiences are extended throughout life to more
complicated ...

Cherry Ames Flight Nurse

Author: Helen Wells
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826104038
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“Perhaps it's only a mistake—a coincidence—or you're imagining something.” “
No! I have gone to the telephone and had strange voices address me in German.
When I reply, they immediately hang up. I have heard Mark admitting people into
my house in the dead of night. No, Miss Ames, I am not imagining these things.”
Suddenly she cried out in a subdued but sharp voice, “How could he? How could
he? I'm so confused. I want to trust Lucia's husband— if only for Muriel's sake—
but ...

Undead In The West Ii

Author: Cynthia J. Miller
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810892650
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His publications include Science in Popular Culture: A Reference Guide (2002),
Imagining Flight: Aviation and the Popular Culture (2003), Rockets and Missiles:
The Life Story of a Technology (2004), and A Biographical Encyclopedia of
Scientists and Inventors in American Film and Television (2011). He was guest
editor, with Cynthia J. Miller, of a special two-issue themed volume of Film &
History (“Images of Science and Technology in Film,” spring/fall 2010) and the
editor of ...

International Westerns

Author: Cynthia J. Miller
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 081089288X
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His publications include Science in Popular Culture: A Reference Guide (2002);
Imagining Flight: Aviation and the Popular Culture (2003); Rockets and Missiles:
The Life Story of a Technology (2004; rpt. 2007); and A Biographical
Encyclopedia of Scientists and Inventors in American Film and Television (2011).
He was guest edi- tor, with CynthiaJ. Miller, ofa special two-issue themed volume
(Spring/ Fall 2010) of Film & History (“Images of Science and 441 ABOUT THE
EDITORS ...

Undead In The West

Author: Cynthia J. Miller
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 081088545X
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... specializes in depictions of sci~ ence and technology in popular culture. His
publications include Science in Popular Culture: A Reference Guide (2002);
Imagining Flight: Aviation and the Popular Culture (2003); Rockets and Missiles:
The Life Story of a Technology (2007); and A Biographical Encyclopedia of
Scientists and Inventors in American Film and Television (2011). He was guest
editor, with Cynthia 317 About the Editors.

1950s Rocketman Tv Series And Their Fans

Author: C. Miller
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230377327
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His 15hour radio series, The World ofRobert Schumann, has been heard
worldwideonthe WFMTbroadcast network.In 2008,he received the
KansasGovernor's “ArtsinEducation” Award. Hishobbies include playing pianofor
silentfilms and illustrating his own books andarticles. A. Bowdoin Van Riper is a
historian who specializes in depictions of science and technology in popular
culture.His publicationsinclude Science andPopular Culture: AReference Guide (
2002); Imagining Flight: ...

Imagining Outer Space

Author: Alexander C.T. Geppert
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230361366
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However, these interpretationswere ambiguous. Ontheone hand, space travel
was predominantly described as a scientific project belonging to all mankind.28
Of course, this interpretation wasoften used in theaftermathof highlysymbolic
spectacular 'space firsts,' especially when thesewereof Soviet origin. This
universalistinterpretation involvedWest Germanreadersandviewers in spaceflight
since itappeared toaffect humanity asa whole. Afterthe flight by Sovietcosmonaut
YuriGagarin ...

Imagining In Color

Author: Steve Baba
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595208118
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A la Seattle Day One With Iim leering at the female flight attendant's behind most
of the time, I slept most of the two-hour flight to Seattle. It was mid-April, and
having the travel lust that flowed through me every so often, my mind came to
Seattle. I had not been to Seattle before, but there were many things that I was
inter— ested in seeing there. My first and foremost interest was the famed Pike's
Place Market, a world renowned produce market that not only sold fruits, vegeta
— bles, fish ...