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Air crashes

by Elaine Landau

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Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aircraft accidents -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Aircraft accidents.

  • About the Edition

    Explores such aircraft tragedies as the Hindenberg, TWA flight 800, and United flight 232, and looks at how we can improve airline safety.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementElaine Landau.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesWatts library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL553.5 .L274 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL386437M
    ISBN 100531203468
    LC Control Number98049174
    OCLC/WorldCa40256190

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