Always up to 75% off publishers' prices

Frank McClean

Godfather to British Naval Aviation

Philip Jarrett

Frank McClean's inherited wealth allowed him to indulge his passion for flying in the early years of the 20th century, and his provision of training planes and a site for a Royal Navy flying school were crucial in establishing a British military aviation capability before the First World War. This illustrated biography examines McClean's influence as well as his own pioneering exploits, which included a headline-grabbing flight up the Thames, passing under the bridges, and an expedition up the Nile.
Postscript description

RRP £25.00

sale price £4.99 now £9.99

Low Stock

Free UK delivery on orders over £25

Product information:
  • Publisher: Seaforth
  • Year: 2011
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 184pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 245x185mm
  • ISBN: 9781848321090
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.7kg
Product code:
Product information
Delivery information


Free UK standard delivery on all online orders over £25

All orders (standard delivery)‭: ‬£3.00

Next day‭ (orders placed between 2pm Mon - Fri): ‬£6.00

Standard delivery‭: ‬3-5‭ ‬working days‭ (‬Highlands and Islands 5-7‭ ‬working days‭)‬

Next day delivery‭: ‬Available all UK excluding Highlands and Islands

Collect your order from a local shop – prices and delivery times as above


All orders‭: ‬delivery costs for orders outside the UK are based on country of destination and product weight.

You can view your overseas delivery cost using the Summary section within the Basket‭.‬

For more information on delivery/overseas orders please refer to our Delivery Information.