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Spitfire leader

Max C. Avery

Spitfire leader

the story of Wing Cdr Evan "Rosie" Mackie, DSO, DFC, & BAR, DFC (US), top scoring RNZAF fighter ace

by Max C. Avery

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Grub Street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mackie, Evan.,
  • New Zealand. -- Royal New Zealand Air Force -- Biography.,
  • Fighter pilots -- New Zealand -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, New Zealand.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMax C. Avery with Christopher Shores.
    ContributionsShores, Christopher F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD792.N45 A84 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 188 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21256866M
    ISBN 101898697582
    OCLC/WorldCa38111684

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