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Finest hour

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Published by Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. Royal Air Force,
  • Britain, Battle of, Great Britain, 1940,
  • Great Britain,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • History,
  • Politics and government,
  • British Personal narratives,
  • Social aspects,
  • Britain, Battle of (Great Britain : 1940) fast (OCoLC)fst00839040,
  • Sources,
  • World War (1939-1945) fast (OCoLC)fst01180924

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTim Clayton & Phil Craig
    ContributionsCraig, Phil
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD756.5.B7 B55 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 pages :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26455057M
    ISBN 100340766352
    ISBN 109780340766354
    OCLC/WorldCa43718210

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