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World War II in the air

by James F. Sunderman

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by James F. Sunderman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD785 .S9 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4098681M
    ISBN 100442200447, 0442200455
    LC Control Number80013027

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