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The airplane in American culture

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor, Michigan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics -- United States,
  • Airplanes -- United States,
  • Popular culture -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Dominick A. Pisano.
    ContributionsPisano, Dominick, 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL521 .A779 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 407 p. ;
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18386728M
    ISBN 100472068334
    LC Control Number2003014103
    OCLC/WorldCa52520372

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