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Helicopters at work

by Karin Ireland

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Messner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Helicopters -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Helicopters.

  • About the Edition

    Dramatizes the kinds of work helicopters do, such as rescuing people, enforcing the law, fighting fires, flying reporters to news sites, and fighting wars.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementKarin Ireland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL716 .I74 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 p. :
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3170018M
    ISBN 100671465031
    LC Control Number83012158
    OCLC/WorldCa9644665

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