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The American aircraft factory in World War II

Bill Yenne

The American aircraft factory in World War II

by Bill Yenne

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Published by Zenith, Aurum [distributor] in Grand Rapids, Mich, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial mobilization,
  • Airplane factories,
  • Sources,
  • Equipment and supplies,
  • Pictorial works,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Military Science,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBill Yenne
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL724 .Y46 2010eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (192 p.) :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25562403M
    ISBN 10161060086X, 0760339139
    ISBN 109781610600866, 9780760339138
    OCLC/WorldCa847528158

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    New Orleans Naval Giant During World War II Higgins Industries grew from a small business operating a single boatyard into the largest private employer in Louisiana. The company turned out astounding numbers of boats and ships. In September the US Navy had 14, vessels. Of these, 8, had been designed and built by Higgins Industries. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Dover Transportation: Picture History of World War II American Aircraft Production by Joshua Stoff (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(1).

    Mar 31,  · Australia had 3 main aircraft production facilities during WW2, The De Havilland factory in Sydney and in Port Melbourne there was the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation and next door the Government Aircraft Factory (GAF or DAP). CAC made the Wirraway and Boomerang aircraft as well as overhauled US and RAAF aircraft. Aug 19,  · Read Picture History of World War II American Aircraft Production (Dover Books on Transportation) ToccaraFinkel. The American Aircraft Factory in World War II: [Read] Full Ebook. Barhomba1. [PDF Download] Picture History of World War II American Aircraft Production (Dover Books on American Aircraft Production in World War II.


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