Fifty years of aviation progress

background information on aviation"s first 50 years. by National Committee to Observe the 50th Anniversary of Powered Flight. in Washington

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      Bibliography: p. 57.

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      LC ClassificationsTL521 .N275
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      Pagination59 p.
      Number of Pages59
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      Open LibraryOL6131880M
      LC Control Number53003471
      OCLC/WorldCa1718715

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