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The Need For Speed: Aircraft

AuthorChris Maynard

NarratorWilliam Gregory

Duration42m

CategoriesChildren and Young Adult Non-Fiction and Educational Titles, Science

Key StageKS3

PublisherInhouse

VersionUnabridged

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All you need to know about some of the worlds fastest aircraft. The supersonic spy plane 'Blackbird' is included here in this informative guide packed with vital facts and statistics.

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