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The Story of American Aviation

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The Story of American Aviation
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Publisher: The John C. Winston Co
Number of pages: 113

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Subtitled 'The thrilling story of how the airplane grew and the part it has played in the war and peacetime history of the United States of America', this book is exceptionally well illustrated with watercolors, line drawings and graphics by the author.

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