Arcadia releases McChord Field


Arcadia Publishing has built a strong reputation for producing pictorial walks through history in the form of their sepia-tinged books.

The latest from Arcadia’s Images of America series is McChord Field. Released on July 22, the book boast more than “200 vintage images and memories of days gone by.”

[Read more…]

Book reveals how Howard Hughes’ created a helicopter empire


Famous as movie mogul, daring aviator and eccentric real estate tycoon, Howard Hughes was not well known for starting a helicopter manufacturing empire. A newly published book, “Howard’s Whirlybirds: Howard Hughes’ Amazing Pioneering Helicopter Exploits,” published by UK-based Fonthill Media, tells the little-known story of how he started and grew that enterprise.

[Read more…]