[Short Reviews]

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AN English translation of the work of Wolf Hirth, one of the pioneers of soaring flight, was called for by reason of the rapid strides made in the art during recent years in Great Britain and America.

The Art of Soaring Flight

By Wolf Hirth. Translated from the German by Naomi Heron Maxwell. Pp. 214. (London: Sailplane and Glider, 1938.) 5s.

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B., L. [Short Reviews]. Nature 145, 142 (1940). https://doi.org/10.1038/145142d0

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