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Air campaigns of the Pacific war.

Military Analysis Division July 1947.

by United States Strategic Bombing Survey.

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Published by U. S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 75 p. :
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23664482M

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