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Thunderbirds at war diary of a bomber squadron by Laurence Motiuk

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Published by Larmot Associates in Nepean, Ont .
Written in English


  • Canada. -- Royal Canadian Air Force. -- Squadron, 426 -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Canadian.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Canadian.

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Edition Notes

StatementLaurence Motiuk.
LC ClassificationsD792.C2 M68 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 628 p., [6] p. of plates :
Number of Pages628
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18811614M
ISBN 100968343104

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