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Strait across the pioneering story of Cook Strait aviation

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Published by Richard J. Waugh in Manukau City .
Written in English



  • New Zealand,
  • Cook Strait


  • Aeronautics -- New Zealand -- Cook Strait -- History.,
  • Aeronautics, Commercial -- New Zealand -- Cook Strait -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index.

Statementeditor Richard J. Waugh ; contributing authors Graeme McConnell & David Phillips.
ContributionsWaugh, Richard J., McConnell, Graeme., Phillips, David.
LC ClassificationsTL529.5 .S77 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL597023M
ISBN 100473034271
LC Control Number96189589

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