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Tragic victories by Edward Jablonski

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Aerial operations,
  • World War, 1939-1945

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesHis Airwar -- v. 2
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 207 p., col. plates
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26905804M

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