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Cruisers of the US Navy 1922-1962

Stefan Terzibaschitsch

Cruisers of the US Navy 1922-1962

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Published by Arms and Armour in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Navy.,
  • Cruisers (Warships) -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 318) and index.

    StatementStefan Terzibaschitsch ; translated by Harold Erenberg.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination319 p. :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17996876M
    ISBN 100853688125
    LC Control Number88037414

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