TITLE

Beaufighter Aces of World War 2

AUTHOR(S)
Guttman, Jon
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Military History;Dec2006, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Beaufighter Aces of World War 2," by Andrew Thomas.
ACCESSION #
23190336

 

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