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The jet age

David Jefferis

The jet age

by David Jefferis

  • 123 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by F. Watts in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jet planes, Military -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Jefferis ; illustrated by Terry Hadler, Ron Jobson, and Michael Roffe.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesWings
    ContributionsHadler, Terry., Jobson, Ron., Roffe, Michael.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23259499M
    ISBN 100531105083
    OCLC/WorldCa17820510

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