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naval side of British history, 1485-1945.

Callender, Geoffrey Sir.

naval side of British history, 1485-1945.

by Callender, Geoffrey Sir.

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Published by Christophers in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed., by Sir G.A.R.Callender, 1924.

ContributionsHinsley, F. H.
The Physical Object
Pagination395p.,ill.,20cm
Number of Pages395
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16567301M

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