Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 the Soviet Union"s long-lived Korean War fighter by E. Gordon

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StatementYefim Gordon.
LC ClassificationsUG1242.F5 G64217 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. :
Number of Pages158
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Open LibraryOL18731467M
ISBN 101857801059
ISBN 109781857801057
LC Control Number2007310066

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