The Imperial War Museum book of the war at sea the Royal Navy in the Second World War by Julian Thompson

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Published by Motorbooks International in Osceola, WI .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History -- 20th century.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- Great Britain.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Other titlesWar at sea
StatementJulian Thompson.
ContributionsImperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD771 .T513 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL735158M
ISBN 100760302634
LC Control Number97125634
OCLC/WorldCa35009478

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