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Battle of Britain by John Frayn Turner

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Published by Cerberus Publishing Ltd. .
Written in English


  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • History / Military / World War II

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8919612M
ISBN 10184145124X
ISBN 109781841451244

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