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World encyclopaedia of aero engines

all major aircraft power plants, from the Wright brothers to the present day

by Bill Gunston

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Published by P. Stephens, Haynes North America in Sparkford, Nr Yeovil, Somerset, [England], Newbury Park, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airplanes -- Motors -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBill Gunston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL701 .G9 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL393454M
    ISBN 101852605979
    LC Control Number98070521

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