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Task for Coastal Command the story of the battle of the south-west approaches by Hector Bolitho

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force. -- Coastal Command.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Hector Bolitho.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD786 B62, D786 B62
The Physical Object
Pagination141 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19330262M

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