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3 edition of U.S. jet fighters since 1945. found in the catalog.

U.S. jet fighters since 1945.

Robert F. Dorr

U.S. jet fighters since 1945.

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Published by Blandford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fighter planes -- United States -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG1242.F5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination196p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22205407M
    ISBN 100713719486

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