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Battle for Britain the recollections of H. R. "Dizzy" Allen. by Hubert Raymond Allen

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Published by Barker in London .
Written in English


  • Allen, Hubert Raymond.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsD786 .A56
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5477136M
ISBN 10021316440X
LC Control Number73180540

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