War at sea
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War at sea modern theory and ancient practice. With twelve plans and charts by Custance, Reginald Neville Sir

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Published by W. Blackwood in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English


  • Naval art and science,
  • Salamis, Battle of, Greece, 480 B.C.,
  • Naval tactics,
  • History

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Edition Notes

MUDD Uy39 919C: Author"s autograph.

The Physical Object
Paginationix, 113 p.
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25451294M

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