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5 edition of Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress - Walk Around No. 16 found in the catalog.

Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress - Walk Around No. 16

Lou Drendel

Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress - Walk Around No. 16

by Lou Drendel

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Published by Squadron/Signal Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • Air forces & warfare,
  • Military vehicles

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDon Greer (Colorist), Ernesto Cumpian (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8266895M
    ISBN 100897473973
    ISBN 109780897473972

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