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Recollections and thoughts of a pioneer

Sikorsky, Igor Ivan

Recollections and thoughts of a pioneer

presented at the Wings Club on November 16, 1964, New York City

by Sikorsky, Igor Ivan

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Published by Wings Club in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics

  • Edition Notes

    Title on spine: First Wings Club sight lecture.

    Other titlesFirst Wings Club sight lecture.
    Statementby Igor I. Sikorsky.
    SeriesWings Club "sight" lecture,, 1st
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL559 .S47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 38 p.
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5205452M
    LC Control Number75031114
    OCLC/WorldCa543209

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