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Jetpack dreams

one man"s up and down (but mostly down) search for the greatest invention that never was

by Mac Montandon

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Montandon, Mac -- Travel,
  • Personal propulsion units

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJet pack dreams
    StatementMac Montandon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL717.5 .M66 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18518368M
    ISBN 109780306815287
    LC Control Number2008018405
    OCLC/WorldCa176894982

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1/31/10 “A wide-ranging odyssey Fun, funny, fascinating, full of colorful characters and spiked with unexpected drama, Jetpack Dreams soars to places that might surprise you.” San Francisco Book Review, March “[A] thorough, occasionally meandering, love letter to everyone’s favorite not-yet-realized from of /5(17).

Jetpack Dreams, as the book’s subtitle notes, is one man’s up and down (but mostly down) search for the greatest invention that never was. That man is me (that’s me up there, too, trying on Juan Lozano’s machine in Cuernavaca, Mexico; more on him later) and the book is about my time on the trail of a most mysterious and iconic piece of.

Jetpack Dreams chronicles the colorful pop history and science of that most amazing and mysterious of machines, the jetpack. While exploring our collective fascination with flight, the tale takes readers from the first flimsy, shoulder-mounted wings to Bill Suitors Olympic flight in front of billions of viewers around the world; from a gruesome jetpack-driven /5(14).

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Jetpack Dreams chronicles the colorful pop history and science of that most amazing and mysterious of machines, the jetpack. While exploring our collective fascination with flight, the tale takes readers from the first flimsy, shoulder-mounted wings to Bill Suitor’s Olympic flight in front of billions of viewers around the world; from a gruesome jetpack-driven 3/5(1).

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Features — “Up, up, and oh crap!”: Ars reviews Jetpack Dreams Jetpacks were flying as early asso why don't we all have one in the Author: Jeremy Lott. In the company placed the science portion of the book Jetpack Dreams on the web for free. In AprilDa Capo Press was acquired by the Hachette Book Group as part of Hachette's purchase of the Perseus Books Group.

After the sale, sister imprint Seal Press became a Country of origin: United States. Click to view Love Boba Fett. 'Course you do. So does Mac Montandon, who recently published a detailed report of his quest to find the jetpack of his dreams.

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I use the term “jetpack” because it’s more commonly understood as the personal aircraft device that people of the retro-future would zip around on. But as Mac Montandon explains quite well in his book Jetpack Dreams, the devices researched and developed successfully at Bell Aerospace in the early s are more appropriately named.

Two jetpack pilots shake hands at the 50 yard line after landing (Super Bowl I film "The Spectacle of a Sport") I emailed Mac Montandon, the author of Jetpack Dreams and an editor at FastCompany. A jet pack, rocket belt, or rocket pack is a device worn on the back which uses jets of gas or liquid to propel the wearer through the air.

The concept has been present in science fiction for almost a century and became widespread in the s. Real jet packs have been developed using a variety of mechanisms, but their uses are much more limited than their fictional counterparts .Experience Career search ENHANCEMENT with Career jetpack!

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