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About missiles and men

Ed Radlauer

About missiles and men

by Ed Radlauer

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Published by Melmont Publishers in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Guided missiles -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward and Ruth Shaw Radlauer.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesLook, read, learn
    ContributionsRadlauer, Ruth, 1926- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.R18 Ab
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p.
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6272935M
    LC Control Number59010489
    OCLC/WorldCa1251495

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