Fighters defending the Reich a selection of German wartime photographs from the Bundesarchiv, Koblenz

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Published by P. Stephens in Cambridge .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Germany. Luftwaffe -- Pictorial works.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German -- Pictorial works.

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Book details

StatementBryan Philpott.
SeriesWorld War 2 photo album ;, no. 4
ContributionsPhilpott, Bryan., Germany (West). Bundesarchiv.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD787 .F36
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4485616M
ISBN 100850593417, 0850593182
LC Control Number79314548

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