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Flotillas, a hard-lying story

Lionel Dawson

Flotillas, a hard-lying story

by Lionel Dawson

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Published by Rich & Cowan ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Sea life.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations, British.,
  • Destroyers (Warships)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Captain Lionel Dawson; with a foreword by Admiral of the fleet Sir Roger Keyes, bart.; illustrated by R. G. Mills.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA89.1.D3 A3 1933
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6290447M
    LC Control Number33014958
    OCLC/WorldCa10288882

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