H/b, 15 x 24cm, 113p, published 1943 (2nd edition 1944). By Shafto Dene, Illustrated by J. Francis Chase. Published by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Akron, Ohio. Tells the previously untold stories of pioneering in aeronautics - the history of Goodyear's rise as the prime manufacturer of complete heavier and lighter than air craft. It covers airships and balloons, the Corsair, self-sealing fuel tanks, lifevest and dinghy production etc. With illustrations in the text and a photograph section towards the rear. Good condition. Stock code P24215A-194.