Parachute-Jumping and Gliding. Popular Soviet Sports
- Year: 1939
- Country: Russia
- Language: English
- Subject: Sport
- Dimensions: Width: 11.00cm Height: 14.00cm
This pocket-size edition is part of the English-language series published by the Foreign Languages Publishing House in Moscow, which aims at edification of the foreign, particularly American readers, about all the aspects of the Soviet reality. The book is devoted to parachute-jumping and gliding. The essay by Major Y. Moshkovsky is accompanied by shots from jumping sessions, parachute towers; as well as statistics showing the records held by Soviet glider pilots and parachutists (partly in colour). The cover's design and the arrangement is by A. Suvorov. Excellent condition, the item fully preserved, very light stamps on the backs of backs covers. 32 pages.