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The red air fighter

by Richthofen, Manfred Freiherr von

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Published by Greenhill Books, Stackpole Books in London, Mechanicsburg, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Richthofen, Manfred, Freiherr von, 1892-1918.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, German.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, German.,
    • Fighter pilots -- Germany -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: London : Greenhill Books, 1990.

      Statementby Manfred von Richthofen ; additional material by Norman Franks and N.H. Hauprich.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesGreenhill military paperbacks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD604 .R4713 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL386659M
      ISBN 101853673625
      LC Control Number98049436
      OCLC/WorldCa40305596

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