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The Hump

Bliss K. Thorne

The Hump

the great military airlift of World War II

by Bliss K. Thorne

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Himalaya Mountains.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Himalaya Mountains.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Bliss K. Thorne.
      SeriesAirmen & aircraft
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD790 .T525
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p.
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5951881M
      LC Control Number65024919
      OCLC/WorldCa1267901


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