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Courage & devotion to duty

Courage & devotion to duty

a chronicle of IAF"s honours and awards, 1932-2008

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Published by Pahujas in association with Centre for Air Power Studies, Distributed by Hind Book House in New Delhi .
Written in English


About the Edition

Collective biographical compilation of gallantary officers of Indian Air Force.

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Other titlesCourage and devotion to duty
StatementBharat Kumar ; message by Arjan Singh ; foreword by P.V. Naik.
ContributionsKumar, Bharat., Centre for Air Power Studies (New Delhi, India)
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 918 p. :
Number of Pages918
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23963672M
LC Control Number2009305274


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