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Aces and aircraft of World War I

by Christopher Campbell

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Published by Greenwich House, Distributed by Crown in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Biography.,
  • Fighter pilots -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementChristopher Campbell ; illustrated by the author and John W. Wood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD600 .C38 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3174763M
    ISBN 100517425475
    LC Control Number83017127

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The Osprey Aircraft of the Aces book series by multiple authors includes books Mustang Aces of the Eighth Air Force (Aircraft of the Aces), Bf Aces of North Africa and the Mediterranean (Aircraft of the Aces), Wildcat Aces of World War 2 (Aircraft of the Aces), and several more.

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Poole, Dorset: Blandford Press, (), First Edition. quarto, black boards in pictorial dust jacket. pp. Blandford Press, Item # Illustrated with photographs and with illustrations in color by the author and John W. Wood. Very slight scuffing to edges of jacket, top edge of text block dusty. Jacket not price clipped.The highly versatile German Ju 88 saw service in the Second World War as a fast light bomber, a dive bomber, ground attack aircraft, night fighter, reconnaissance aircraft, and torpedo bomber.

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