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Thinking of Flying in the Eighteenth Century September 11, 2011

Author: Beach Combing | in : Modern
Thinking of Flying in the Eighteenth Century

It is always curious to compare the reality of the future with the way that future was viewed in the past. Take speculations over flying. There seems to have come a point in the eighteenth century when the bien pensants realised – perhaps a bit like deep space exploration for the modern world – that […]