Flying under fire ; v.2
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Flying under fire ; v.2 more aviation tales from the Second World War

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Published by Fifth House Publishers in Calgary, AB .
Written in English

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Statementselected and edited by William J. Wheeler.
LC ClassificationsD
The Physical Object
Pagination228 p. :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22557493M
ISBN 101894856074

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