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Pioneers of the air

by Molly Burkett

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Published by Barron"s Educational Series in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Molly Burkett.
    SeriesGreat explorers, Great explorers (Barron"s Educational Series, inc.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL515 .B784 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL395067M
    ISBN 100764106333
    LC Control Number98073626
    OCLC/WorldCa40565908

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