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By Jay Spenser, Joe Sutter

747 is the exciting tale in the back of "the Queen of the Skies"—the Boeing 747—as instructed through Joe Sutter, the most celebrated engineers of the 20th century, who spearheaded its layout and development. Sutter's vibrant narrative takes us again to a time while American expertise used to be state of the art and jet shuttle was once nonetheless glamorous and new. With wit and heat, he supplies an insider's experience of the bigger than life-size personalities—and the tensions—in the aeronautical global.

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