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Defence Policy and the Royal Air Force 1956-63 (Whitehall Histories)

T.c.g. James

Defence Policy and the Royal Air Force 1956-63 (Whitehall Histories)

by T.c.g. James

  • 262 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Frank Cass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air forces & warfare,
  • British & Irish history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • British Isles,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Military - General,
  • History / Military / Aviation,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11251749M
    ISBN 100714651214
    ISBN 109780714651217

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