Scendendo dal cielo: la storia e la pratica del salvataggio aereo | Coming down from the sky: the history and the practice of air rescue

 
Scendendo dal cielo: la storia e la pratica del salvataggio aereo | Coming down from the sky: the history and the practice of air rescue
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  • Title :     Scendendo dal cielo: la storia e la pratica del salvataggio aereo | Coming down from the sky: the history and the practice of air rescue
  • Artist:     Freri, Prospero , 1892- | Balbo, Italo , 1896-1940 (preface author.) | Nizzoli (cover illustrator.) | Ulrico Hoepli (publisher)
  • Accession:     XB1991.1216
  • Collection:     Library
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Parachuting , History | Parachuting , Italy , History , 20th century | Parachutes | Parachutes , 1930 | Parachutes , History | Parachutes , History , 20th century | Parachuting | Parachuting , Italy , 1930 | Photomontages | Photomontages , 1930 | TL 752 .F7 1930
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/XB1991.1216.000.jpg
  • Tags:     ~Health, Hygiene, and Fitness~War and Political Propaganda~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Prospero Freri ; prefazione di Italo Balbo. | In original dust jacket. | Softcover edition inside a dust jacket with a photomontage of Il Duce, Italo Balbo and others looking skyward at a pilot descending in a parachute; heavy printed paper wrappers; title statement printed on front cover and book spine; illustration of a parachute in blue inks printed on front cover. | "190 illustrazioni e tavole" [190 illustrations and tables]--t.p. recto. | Italian.