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Four Decades of Courage

Development of United States Air Power and The 7th Bombardment Group

by Irene W. McPherson

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Military - General,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • History / Military / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8532783M
    ISBN 101425907598
    ISBN 109781425907594

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