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Chennault

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Chennault, Claire Lee, 1893-1958.,
    • United States. Army Air Forces -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jack Samson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG626.2.C48 S26 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 365 p., [32] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages365
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2730351M
      ISBN 100385231717
      LC Control Number86024404


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