soldier of the sky by Campbell, George Frederick.

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Published by Davis printing works in Chicago .

Written in English

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  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, English

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Statementby Captain George F. Campbell, of the Royal flying corps.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD602 .C3
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6607200M
LC Control Number18008098
OCLC/WorldCa2705015

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