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treatise on navigational techniques.

Knox, George E.

treatise on navigational techniques.

by Knox, George E.

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Published by Printed by W. S. Cowell in Ipswich, [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navigation (Aeronautics).

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL586 .K53 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5842541M
    LC Control Number61065358
    OCLC/WorldCa12883902

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