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Flames over Tokyo

E. Bartlett Kerr

Flames over Tokyo

the U.S. Army Air Forces" incendiary campaign against Japan, 1944-1945

by E. Bartlett Kerr

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Published by D.I. Fine in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American,
  • Japan -- History -- Bombardment, 1944-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-318) and index.

    Statementby E. Bartlett Kerr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD790 .K45 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 348 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23276769M
    ISBN 101556113013
    LC Control Number91055175

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