The Great War at sea, 1914-1918 by Richard Alexander Hough

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History -- World War, 1914-1918,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations, British

Edition Notes

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StatementRichard Hough.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD581 .H56 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 353 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2882673M
ISBN 100192158716
LC Control Number84106046

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