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Dirigible

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airships -- Juvenile literature,
  • Airships -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Describes the building, launching, missions, and final dismantling of a hypothetical rigid airship, based on the careers of three Navy dirigibles.

    Edition Notes

    Statementwritten and illustrated by Joshua Stoff.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL650 .S86 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p. :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3027030M
    ISBN 100689310846
    LC Control Number85007461
    OCLC/WorldCa11972121

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