A Soldier in the Cockpit

From Rifles to Typhoons in WWII (Stackpole Military History) by Ron Pottinger

Publisher: Stackpole Books

Written in English
Cover of: A Soldier in the Cockpit | Ron Pottinger
Published: Pages: 244 Downloads: 94
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Subjects:

  • History of specific subjects,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Military,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Military - General,
  • Aerial operations, British,
  • Personal narratives, British,
  • Prisoners and prisons, German,
  • World War, 1939-1945
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8001120M
ISBN 100811733688
ISBN 109780811733687
OCLC/WorldCa76940076

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