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Naval Fighters Number Forty-Eight

Bob Kowalski

Naval Fighters Number Forty-Eight

Kaiser Fleetwings XBTK-1

by Bob Kowalski

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Published by Naval Fighters .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSteve Ginter (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8443955M
    ISBN 100942612485
    ISBN 109780942612486

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