Airborne warfare 1918-1945

by Barry Gregory

Publisher: Phoebus in London

Written in English
Cover of: Airborne warfare 1918-1945 | Barry Gregory
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  • Airborne troops -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementBarry Gregory and John Batchelor.
ContributionsBatchelor, John, 1936-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUD480
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17429486M
ISBN 100702600539
OCLC/WorldCa16593614

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