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German aircraft of the Second World War

J. Richard Smith

German aircraft of the Second World War

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Published by Nautical & Aviation Pub. Co. in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Germany. Luftwaffe -- Equipment and supplies -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Germany. Luftwaffe -- History -- World War, 1939-1945.,
    • Airplanes, Military -- Germany -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJ.R. Smith, Antony L. Kay.
      ContributionsKay, Antony L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG1245.G4 S62 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2223888M
      ISBN 100933852975
      LC Control Number89062587


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