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Air transport at war

Reginald McIntosh Cleveland

Air transport at war

by Reginald M. Cleveland; foreword by Lt. Gen. Harold L. George.

by Reginald McIntosh Cleveland

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army Air Forces. Air Transport Command.,
  • United States. Naval Air Transport Service.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.T8 C5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix p., 1 l., 324 p.
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6499565M
    LC Control Number46007257
    OCLC/WorldCa1388793

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