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Jet Combat History

Walter Boyne

Jet Combat History

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by Walter Boyne

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Published by Jane"s Information Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military Aircraft

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11240601M
    ISBN 10071060307X
    ISBN 109780710603074

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