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The sky their frontier

the story of the world"s pioneer airlines and routes, 1920-40

by Robert Jackson

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Arco in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics, Commercial -- History.,
  • Airlines -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRobert Jackson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE9774 .J33 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3183145M
    ISBN 100668061537
    LC Control Number83025880

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