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On Yankee station

the naval air war over Vietnam

by John B. Nichols

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Navy -- History -- Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations, American.,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Naval operations, American.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn B. Nichols and Barrett Tillman.
    ContributionsTillman, Barrett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS558.8 .N53 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 179 p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3951030M
    ISBN 101557504954
    LC Control Number2001044462

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