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The greatest aces

Edward H. Sims

The greatest aces

by Edward H. Sims

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 279-281.

    Statementby Edward H. Sims.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD785 .S53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 294 p.
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5544318M
    LC Control Number67022507

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