U.S. Cruisers
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Published by Turner Pub Co .
Written in English


  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Naval operations, American,
  • Cruisers (Warships),
  • United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8642235M
ISBN 101563110512
ISBN 109781563110511

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