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Combat kill

the drama of aerial warfare in World War 2 and the controversy surrounding victories

by Hugh Morgan

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Published by P. Stephens Ltd. in Sparkford Nr Yeovil, Somerset .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [194]-196) and index.

    StatementHugh Morgan & Jürgen Seibel.
    ContributionsSeibel, Jürgen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD785 .M66 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL709101M
    ISBN 101852605367
    LC Control Number97072303
    OCLC/WorldCa38904584

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