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Ed van Hinte
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Paul Kortman
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Abraham van Beijerenstraat 4
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The Netherlands


Books will be listed that are relevant to the theme of lightness. The first two originate from the same source: Professors Adriaan Beukers, writer Ed van Hinte, graphic designer Erik Wong and 010 publishers.


Lightness; the inevitable renaissance of minimum energy structures
A general description of technical principles to reduce mass



Flying Lightness; promises for structural elegance
Focusing on airframe structures and ways to mak the lighter


good reads

Both books are entirely available through Google. Just click on the link underneath to look and read.