Allward, Maurice (Frank)

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ALLWARD, Maurice (Frank)

ALLWARD, Maurice (Frank). British, b. 1923. Genres: Air/Space topics, History. Career: Draughtsman, Hawker Aircraft, 1941-45; Chief Draughtsman, Palmer Tyre Co., London, 1946-56; Deputy Manager, Technical Publs., Civil Aircraft Division, British Aerospace, 1957-88. Regular Contributor, Putnam Aeronautical Review, Air Pictorial, and Jane's All the World Aircraft. Publications: (with J. Taylor) Spitfire, 1946; (with J. Taylor) Wings for Tomorrow, 1951; (ed.) Encyclopaedia of Space; Milestones in Science, 1958; Objective-Outer Space, 1961; Daily Mirror Book of Space; Aircraft, 1965; Safety in the Air, 1967; Triumphs of Flight, 1968; Source Book of Aircraft, 1970; Story of Flight, 1970; Look It Up Book of Transport; Look It Up Book of Space; Marvels of Jet Aircraft, 1973; The Earth in Space; Hurricane Special, 1975; The Sabre Story; The Buccaneer, 1981; Gloster Javelin, 1983; (with J. Taylor) The de Havilland Aircraft Company, 1996; Pitcairn Island: Refuge of the Bounty Mutineers, 2000. Address: 14 Chantry Lane, Hatfield, Herts. AL10 9HP, England.