Military transports and training aircraft of the world

by Gordon Swanborough

Publisher: Temple Press Book, Publisher: Aero Publishers in London, [Fallbrook, Calif.]

Written in English
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Statement[by] F.G. Swanborough.
LC ClassificationsTL685.3 .S94
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p.
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5952974M
LC Control Number65026307

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