Modern British aeroplanes.

by Gardner, Charles

Publisher: Temple Press in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 112 Downloads: 368
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  • Great Britain.


  • Airplanes,
  • Airplane industry and trade -- Great Britain

Edition Notes

SeriesBoys" power and speed library
LC ClassificationsTL670 .G2
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 112 p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6075988M
LC Control Number50020532

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