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Italian Aces of World War 1

Author: Paolo Varriale
Publisher: Oxford : Osprey Pub., 2009.
Series: Osprey aircraft of the aces, 89.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Italian aces of World War One have gone down in history as the irrefutable masters of the skies in the battle against their Austro-Hungarian enemies. In this often forgotten theatre of warfare these remarkable pilots gave the Italian forces an undisputed air superiority and left an enduring legacy as extraordinary men. Having interviewed the descendants of almost every Italian ace from the Great War, Paolo  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Varriale, Paolo, 1963-
Italian Aces of World War 1.
Oxford : Osprey Pub., 2009
(DLC) 2009502061
(OCoLC)277201924
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paolo Varriale
ISBN: 9781849080927 1849080925
OCLC Number: 645498759
Description: 1 online resource (104 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title; Imprints; Contents; Introduction; Italian Fighters; Victory Claims; The Aces; Appendices; Index.
Series Title: Osprey aircraft of the aces, 89.
Responsibility: Paolo Varriale.

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