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impact of air power on the British people and their government, 1909-14

Alfred Gollin

impact of air power on the British people and their government, 1909-14

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Published by Macmillan in association with King"s College, London in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics, Military -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementAlfred Gollin.
    SeriesStudies in military and strategic history
    ContributionsKing"s College London.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG635.G7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii,354p. ;
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21292970M
    ISBN 100333493206

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