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Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men

Peter FitzSimons

Charles Kingsford Smith and those magnificent men

by Peter FitzSimons

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Published by HarperCollins Publishers in Pymble, N.S.W .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPeter FitzSimons
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL515 .F57 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 679 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages679
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24450560M
ISBN 100732284872
ISBN 109780732284879
LC Control Number2009459051

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