Douglas A-26 and B-26 Invader (Crowood Aviation Series) by Scott Thompson

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Published by Motorbooks International .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • Military vehicles,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • General

Edition Notes

Book details

SeriesCrowood Aviation
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12057730M
ISBN 101861265034
ISBN 109781861265036

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