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The air racers aviation"s golden era, 1909-1936 by Terry Gwynn-Jones

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Published by Pelham Books in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Airplane racing -- History,
  • Air pilots -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTerry Gwynn-Jones.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV759 .G88 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2610430M
ISBN 100720715008
LC Control Number85172835

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