2 edition of Aeronautics heavier-than-air aircraft found in the catalog.
Aeronautics heavier-than-air aircraft
Maurice John Bernard Davy
At head of title: Ministry of Education Science Museum.
|Statement||by M.J.B. Davy. Part 2, Catalogue of Exhibits with descriptive notes.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v2 (109p.) :|
|Number of Pages||109|
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