Who"s who in aviation a directory of living men and women who have contributed to the growth of aviation in the United States, 1942-43

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Published by Ziff-Davis in Chicago .

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Statementcompiled by the Writer"s Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Illinois ... co-sponsored by the Illinois Aeronautics Commission ... and the Chicago Aero Commission.
ContributionsWriters" Program of the Works Project Administration in the State of Illinois.
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Paginationix, 486 p. ;
Number of Pages486
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Open LibraryOL22942726M

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