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6 edition of Fair stood the wind for France. found in the catalog.

Fair stood the wind for France.

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Published by Little, Brown and company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Fiction,
    • British -- France -- Fiction,
    • Bomber pilots -- Fiction,
    • France -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.B3145 Fai, PR6003.A965 Fai
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p., l., 3-270 p.
      Number of Pages270
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6476139M
      LC Control Number44040119


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