Comprehensive illustrated history of the Douglas DC-1 to DC-7 series, the world's first modern airliners. Douglas is one of the greatest names in 20th century aviation. The book for Douglas propliner enthusiasts. Lavishly illustrated with photographs and drawings. Detailed appendices give full production details, fuselage serial numbers, constructor numbers and initial customers (including military variants). In series with Haynes' Boeing The Complete Story and The Airbus Story. Well-known and critically acclaimed author.
Rene J. Francillon PhD is an award-winning aviation writer. He has authored, in English as well as in French, over 40 aviation books, edited or contributed to 20 others, and written over 400 aerospace articles. He lives in California, USA.