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Flight of the avenger

Joe Hyams

Flight of the avenger

George Bush at war

by Joe Hyams

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Berkley Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Bush, George, 1924- -- Career in the military.,
    • Bush, George, 1924- -- Childhood and youth.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJoe Hyams.
      ContributionsBerkley Books., Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLC R CP00177
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 239 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1502318M
      ISBN 100425134660
      LC Control Number93180963

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