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Published by Hawthorn Books in New York .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States. Navy -- History.,
  • United States -- History, Naval.

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Edition Notes

StatementIllus. by Louis Priscilla.
LC ClassificationsE182 .P84
The Physical Object
Pagination347 p.
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6221374M
LC Control Number57006363

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