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American flying boats and amphibious aircraft

E. R. Johnson

American flying boats and amphibious aircraft

an illustrated history

by E. R. Johnson

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-371) and index.

StatementE.R. Johnson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL684 .J65 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 376 p. :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24534295M
ISBN 100786439742
ISBN 109780786439744
LC Control Number2009039619
OCLC/WorldCa386706260

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