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Fighter Command, 1939-1945

David Oliver

Fighter Command, 1939-1945

by David Oliver

  • 222 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force. -- Fighter Command -- History.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesFighter Command
    StatementDavid Oliver.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD786 .O525 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22386797M
    ISBN 100004722205

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