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From the Freshwater Navy, 1861-64 (Naval letters series)

Henry R. Browne

From the Freshwater Navy, 1861-64 (Naval letters series)

by Henry R. Browne

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Published by Naval Institute Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Personal narratives,
  • Naval operations,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8333759M
    ISBN 100870211986
    ISBN 109780870211980
    OCLC/WorldCa119656

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