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Airlift! : the story of the Military Airlift Command

Author: Marcella Thum; Gladys Thum
Publisher: New York : Dodd, Mead, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of MAC, a military organization which is the "backbone of deterrence" for United States fighting forces, the largest peacetime cargo airline in the world, and a humanitarian airlift in times of disaster.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcella Thum; Gladys Thum
ISBN: 0396085296 9780396085294
OCLC Number: 12809965
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 143 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Marcella Thum and Gladys Thum.

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A history of MAC, a military organization which is the "backbone of deterrence" for United States fighting forces, the largest peacetime cargo airline in the world, and a humanitarian airlift in times of disaster.

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