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Whistling Death

Boone T. Guyton

Whistling Death

The Test Pilot"s Story of the F4U Corsair

by Boone T. Guyton

  • 367 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air forces & warfare,
  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • History of engineering & technology,
  • Military vehicles,
  • History: American,
  • Flight testing,
  • History - Military / War,
  • USA,
  • Military - General,
  • Guyton, Boone T,
  • Fighter planes,
  • Biography,
  • Corsair (Fighter planes),
  • History,
  • Test pilots,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8199055M
    ISBN 100887407323
    ISBN 109780887407321

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