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Early fighters

by Chant, Christopher.

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fighter planes -- Juvenile literature,
  • Fighter planes,
  • Airplanes, Military

  • About the Edition

    Drawings, photographs, and text describe a variety of fighter planes, both U.S. and foreign, in use in World Wars I and II, including Britain"s Sopwith Camel, the German Fokker and Messerschmitts, the American Curtiss series and the Lockheed Lightning.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Christopher Chant.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesThe world"s greatest aircraft
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG1242.F5 C416 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL40307M
    ISBN 100791054187
    LC Control Number99030765

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