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Naval Academy illustrated history of the United States Navy.

E. B. Potter

Naval Academy illustrated history of the United States Navy.

by E. B. Potter

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Published in New York :Galahad Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History, Naval.

  • Edition Notes

    83092

    Other titlesIllustrated history of the United States Navy.
    ContributionsUnited States Naval Academy.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299p. :
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20935011M
    LC Control Number73092821

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