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3 edition of Adventure on the Potomac. found in the catalog.

Adventure on the Potomac.

Dorothy Leavitt

Adventure on the Potomac.

by Dorothy Leavitt

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF199 .L458 1949
      The Physical Object
      Pagination 229 p.
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6050019M
      LC Control Number49010194
      OCLC/WorldCa1315613

      William C. Anderson served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II up through the Vietnam War, retiring as a colonel. He began writing in the s, with a series of columns for MATS Flyer, the magazine of the Air Force's Military Air Transport Service (later MAC Flyer, after MATS became the Military Airlift Command)/5(12). (Potomac Books, Inc. is no longer connected to Brassey's Ltd.) With strong roots in military history, Potomac Books, Inc. has expanded its editorial focus to include general history, world and national affairs, foreign policy, defense and national security, intelligence, memoirs, biographies, and sports, with eighty-five new titles being Location: Quicksilver Drive Dulles VA USA.

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