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Fighter missions

by Bill Gunston

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Orion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Air warfare.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Tactical aviation.,
    • Europe -- Armed Forces -- Tactical aviation.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBill Gunston, Lindsay Peacock ; [artist], Derek Bunce, [photographer], Patrick Bunce.
      ContributionsPeacock, Lindsay T.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG700 .G86 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2045502M
      ISBN 100517571943
      LC Control Number88022529

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