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Fighter over Finland

Eino Astere Luukkanen

Fighter over Finland

by Eino Astere Luukkanen

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland
    • Subjects:
    • Luukkanen, Eino Astere.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Finnish.,
    • Russo-Finnish War, 1939-1940 -- Aerial operations.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Finnish.,
    • Fighter pilots -- Finland -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEino Luukkanen ; translated by Mauno A. Salo.
      SeriesFlight, its first seventy-five years
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD792.F5 L83 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p., [11] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4404778M
      ISBN 100405121911
      LC Control Number79007282

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