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Above the war fronts

Norman L. R. Franks

Above the war fronts

the British two-seater bomber pilot and observer aces, the British two-seater fighter observer aces, and the Belgian, Italian, Austro-Hungarian and Russian fighter aces, 1914-1918

by Norman L. R. Franks

  • 165 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Grub Street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations.,
  • Air pilots, military -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 218).

    StatementNorman L.R. Franks, Russell Guest & Gregory Alegi.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsGuest, Russell., Alegi, Gregory.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD600 .F73 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18592041M
    ISBN 101898697566
    ISBN 109781898697565
    LC Control Number2008399636

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