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Wings over Burma

Kenneth Hemingway

Wings over Burma

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Published by Quality press ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burma.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, English.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Kenneth Hemingway. 36 illustrations and frontispiece.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD786 .H45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6468776M
      LC Control Number44009733
      OCLC/WorldCa1353400

      Books of Interest There have been a large number of books written about the campaign over the years and this is just a small list of ‘general’ books that might be of interest. The Burma Star Memorial Library has nearly 1, books or memoirs lodged there (see Links page).


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