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United States aid to British aircraft program.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations

United States aid to British aircraft program.

Report of the Investigations Division of Senate Appropriations Committee.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Aircraft industry -- Great Britain.,
    • Aeronautics -- Great Britain,
    • Military assistance, American -- Great Britain.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL526.G7 U5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 41 p.
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6170218M
      LC Control Number54060975
      OCLC/WorldCa21645403

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