Sigh for a Merlin testing the Spitfire by Alex Henshaw

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Published by Hamlyn Paperbacks in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Spitfire (Fighter planes),
  • Airplanes -- Test flying.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementAlex Henshaw.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,210p.,(8)p. of plates :
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15086419M
ISBN 100600201511

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