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China airborne / James Fallows.

China airborne

Fallows, James M. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780375422119
  • ISBN: 9780375422119
  • Physical Description: xiii, 268 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-251) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
This is going to be big -- Getting off the ground -- The men from Boeing -- The Chinese master plan -- An airport in the wilderness -- An American dream, turned Chinese -- China's own Boeing -- The environmental consequences of aviation-- The tensions inside China -- The Chese model, airborne.
Summary, etc.:
Evaluates China's plan to rival America as a leading aerospace power, revealing the nation's considerable investments in airports and airplane construction while making recommendations for how the United States should respond.
Subject: Aeronautics > China.
Aeronautics, Commercial > China.
Aerospace industries > China.
China > Economic conditions > 2000-

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