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Frigates, sloops, and patrol vessels of the Royal Navy, 1900 to date

Maurice Cocker

Frigates, sloops, and patrol vessels of the Royal Navy, 1900 to date

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Published by Westmorland Gazette in Kendal, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Frigates -- Great Britain.,
    • Sloops -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementM.P. Cocker ; foreword by H.R.H. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsV826.5.G7 C63 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2311636M
      ISBN 100902272527
      LC Control Number86190596
      OCLC/WorldCa16646708


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