So You Want To Fly A Kite? Making Your Own. Flying Lines, Bridles, Knots and Reels. Painting the Sky. Aerial Photography from Kites. Paradrops, Skydivers and Bearly-Made-It Squads. Rokkaku Fighting Kites - into Battle. The Steerable Invasion. 19 Selected Variations in Kite Design. The Law and Kite Flying. The Fun in Kites. International Kite Flying Organisations. Kite Museums. International Kite Festival Calendar. Kite Periodicals.
Author Pat Moulton was a model-making magazine publisher for almost forty years and a life-long aviation enthusiast. He established the British Kite Flying Association in 1975 and organised three annual kite festivals. Illustrator Pat Lloyd is a skilled draughtsman and model-maker whose talents are evident in the 102 full-page sketches he produced for this book.
'One of the best new books to appear on the British kite scene - a must for the kite bookshelf...' Kite Flyer magazine. 'A rare book you can read from first page to last - the fundamental kite book.' Cervi Volante, Italian AIA. 'Welcome and fresh approach, clear and simple drawings, excellent...' Kite Wings, Essex Kite Group. 'A gem which no teacher of Craft, Design and Technology can afford to pass by...' Conference & Common Room magazine. 'Information not available in any other book...' World Kite Museum, Long Beach.