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Information concerning some of the principal navies of the world

a series of tables compiled to answer popular inquiry.

by United States. Office of Naval Intelligence.

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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navies,
  • Warships

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOffice of naval intelligence, April, 1909
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15440767M
    LC Control Number09035503

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