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Adventures of an aircraft designer

F. J. Costigan

Adventures of an aircraft designer

by F. J. Costigan

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Published by Cortney Publications in Luton .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Costigan, F. J., 1912-,
    • Aeronautical engineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] F.J. Costigan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL540.C754 A3 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 123 p. (1 fold), [14] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3799506M
      ISBN 100904378098
      LC Control Number81103562
      OCLC/WorldCa20756388

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