RAAF saga

by Australia. Royal Australian Air Force.

Publisher: Pub. for the Royal Australian Air Force by Australian War Memorial in Canberra, A.C.T

Written in English
Published: Pages: 200 Downloads: 675
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.

Edition Notes

On cover: The RAAF at war.

Statementprepared by R.A.A.F Directorate of Public Relations.
ContributionsAustralian War Memorial.
LC ClassificationsD792.A8 A5 1943a
The Physical Object
Pagination200 p.
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6481680M
LC Control Number45003491

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This book contains the proceedings of a conference held by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) in Canberra in Since its publication by the RAAF₂s Air Power Studies Centre in that year, the book has become a widely used reference at universities, military academies, and other educational institutions around the world.

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