SmartSellTM - The New Way to Sell Online

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

British Aviation Posters
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction: The Art of the Speedbird, Oliver Green and Scott Anthony; Taking to the Air: From Pioneers to Imperial, Oliver Green; Conflict and a Changing World, Oliver Green; Queen and Comet: Art and Aviation in the New Elizabethan Age, Scott Anthony; Epilogue; Notes; Timeline; Selected Further Reading; Acknowledgements; Image Credits; Index.

About the Author

Scott Anthony is a Leverhulme Fellow at Christ's College, University of Cambridge. He writes for the Guardian, has taught at the universities of Oxford, Manchester and Warwick, and is a regular collaborator with the British Film Institute and the Science Museum. He is the author of Public Relations and the Making of Modern Britain (2012) and Night Mail (2007) and co-editor of The Projection of Britain: A History of the GPO Film Unit (2011). Oliver Green is former Head Curator of the London Transport Museum, and is now a freelance historian, lecturer, author and museum consultant. He has researched and curated numerous museum exhibitions and displays, as well as writing extensively on London's transport history and design. His publications include Discovering London Railway Stations (2010), London Transport Posters (2008) and Underground Art (1990/2001). He is co-author of a new history of the London Underground, to be published in 2012 for the 150th anniversary of the world's first underground railway.

Reviews

'...fascinating text...Highly recommended.' Choice '...[a] lovely and interesting book...the story of an airline and, by extension, the country whose flag it flew... [British Aviation Posters] takes you to depths you could have hardly suspected from its title alone and offers many hours of fruitful discovery.' -Sabu Advani, speedreaders.info, December 2012 '...the volume fills a gap in the universe of transportation advertising.' ARLIS

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling British Aviation Posters: Art, Design and Flight on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top