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Above the trenches

a complete record of the fighter aces and units of the British Empire air forces, 1915-1920

by Christopher F. Shores

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Fortress Publications in Stoney Creek, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Royal Air Force -- Biography.,
    • Fighter pilots -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, British.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChristopher Shores, Norman Franks & Russell Guest.
      ContributionsFranks, Norman L. R., Guest, Russell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD602 .S56 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination392 p. :
      Number of Pages392
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1768231M
      ISBN 100919195113
      LC Control Number92119586

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