The airman"s war World War II in the sky by Albert Marrin

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Published by Atheneum in New York .

Written in English

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  • Europe,
  • Pacific Ocean,
  • United States,
  • Europe.,
  • Pacific Ocean.


  • United States. Army Air Forces -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States. Army Air Forces -- History.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Aircraft carriers -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean.

About the Edition

Examines the role of the air force in World War II, including the nonstop bombing over Germany and the slow island by island battles in the Pacific.

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Book details

StatementAlbert Marrin.
LC ClassificationsD785 .M35 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p. :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4262257M
ISBN 100689309074
LC Control Number81008018

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