HOT AIR BALLOONING
By David Iggulden.
Published by Pierson & Co. PO Box 87 Mosman NSW 2088
This is an excellent and current account of both Australian and World Ballooning. With stunning photography.
THE DANGEROUS SORT
By Anthony Smith
Published George Allen and Unwin Ltd. London 1970.
A view of the rarefied world of gas balloons. Told as the story of Jambo an old style gas balloon and the birth of modern hot air ballooning in Britain.
By Don Cameron
Pelham Books Ltd. London
1980 Reprinted 1986
Also recommended reading for the armchair aeronaut:-
ABOUT BALLOONS AND BALLOONING HISTORY
THE AERONAUTS - Time Life Books
THE COMPLETE BOOK OF BALLOONING - By Will Hayes
HOT AIR BALLOONS - Christine Kalakuka and Brent Stockwell Published by Friedman and Fairfax 1998
AUSTRALIAN ADVENTURES IN LEISURE - By Alan Moult
THE FIRST BOOK OF FIRSTS - Published by Marshall Cavendish 1973
THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF HOT AIR BALLOONS - Paul Garrison - Drake Publishers 1978
THE BOOK OF AEROSPORTS - Ann Welch - Reed Books, BT Batsford 1978
THE GIANT AIRSHIPS - By Douglas Botting - Time Life Books
THE AIRSHIP SAGA - By Lord Ventry & Eugene M Kolesnik - Blandford Press 1982
AIRSHIP - The Story of R34 and the first east-west crossing of the Atlantic by air. - By Patrick Abbott.