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Author Banner, Stuart, 1963-

Title Who owns the sky? : the struggle to control airspace from the Wright brothers on / Stuart Banner
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (353 pages) : illustrations
Contents A momentous problem -- An aerial territory -- The peculiar beauties of the common law -- A uniform law -- Interstate commerce in the air -- Landowners against the aviation industry -- The rise and fall of air law -- William Douglas has the last word -- Sovereignty in space -- Technological change and legal change
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-343) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aeronautics -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Airspace (Law) -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0674020499 (electronic bk.)
9780674020498 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)