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Naval battles in the century

Higginson, Francis John

Naval battles in the century

by Higginson, Francis John

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Published by Linscott in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Naval battles.

  • Edition Notes

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    Statementby Admiral Francis J. Higginson.
    SeriesThe nineteenth century series -- 18
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD"362"H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination495 p. :
    Number of Pages495
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20228815M

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