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Warships of the US Navy

Samuel Loring Morison

Warships of the US Navy

by Samuel Loring Morison

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Published by Jane"s in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Navy -- Lists of vessels.,
    • United States. Coast Guard -- Lists of vessels.,
    • Warships -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSamuel L. Morison, John S. Rowe.
      ContributionsRowe, John S.
      LC ClassificationsVA61 .M67 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination242 p. :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2607085M
      ISBN 100710602065
      LC Control Number85167600

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