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By Leatrice R Arakaki,John R Kuborn

The legit US Air strength heritage of the air assault on Pearl Harbor. because the military fleet used to be being bombed, the military Air strength used to be additionally being destroyed at the floor at 5 varied airfields, with just a handful of airplane capable of get airborne. this can be their tale. Illustrated.

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