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|Other titles||Pan American clipper planes, 1935-1945.|
|Statement||by Stan Cohen.|
|LC Classifications||HE9803.P36 C64 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 214 p. :|
|Number of Pages||214|
|LC Control Number||85060319|
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