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The Royal Navy 1930-2000 (Naval Policy and History)

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Military,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military - Naval,
  • History / Military / Naval,
  • General,
  • Military - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.,
  • History, Naval,
  • Royal Navy

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9720675M
ISBN 10071468581X
ISBN 109780714685816

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