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|Statement||Asher Lee ; foreword by Alexander P. de Seversky.|
|LC Classifications||UG635.R9 L43 1962|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||288 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||288|
|LC Control Number||62010950|
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