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Published by Scribner"s in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. Navy -- Biography.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination7 p., 2 ., 233 p.
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24181489M
OCLC/WorldCa16416454

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