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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English


  • United States. Navy -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby John R. Spears.
LC ClassificationsE182 .S76
The Physical Object
Paginationxii p., 1 l., 334 p.
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6994039M
LC Control Number08005238

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