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Raf Air Sea Rescue Service 1932 - 1986

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Published by Pen and Sword .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Air forces & warfare,
  • Ambulance & rescue services,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • History,
  • Transportation,
  • Military,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Aviation - General,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Shipwrecks,
  • History / Military / Aviation,
  • Air/Sea Rescue Service.,
  • Great Britain.,
  • Royal Air Force.

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8953261M
ISBN 101844151557
ISBN 109781844151554

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