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Battle order 204 a bomber pilot"s story by Christobel Mattingley

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Published by Allen & Unwin in Crows Nest, N.S.W .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mattingley, David,
  • Australia. -- Royal Australian Air Force -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
  • Australia. -- Royal Australian Air Force -- Biography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Australian,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Germany,
  • Bomber pilots -- Australia -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 312-314).

Other titlesBattle order two hundred and four
StatementChristobel Mattingley.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD792.A8 M325 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22555562M
ISBN 101741751616
ISBN 109781741751611
LC Control Number2008425009
OCLC/WorldCa173655440

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