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Naval surface weapons. by David George Kiely

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Published by Brassey"s in [S.l] .
Written in English


  • Naval art and science.,
  • Weapons systems.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsVF346
The Physical Object
Paginationxv,116 p. :
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22123114M
ISBN 100080366899, 0080366880

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