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9 edition of U.s. Navy Cruisers found in the catalog.

U.s. Navy Cruisers

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Published by Blazers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Transportation - Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile Military Science,
  • Juvenile Transportation,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Ticonderoga (Guided missile cruiser),
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Cruisers (Warships),
  • Children"s 9-12 - Transportation

  • Edition Notes

    Blazers

    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7895594M
    ISBN 100736864598
    ISBN 109780736864596
    OCLC/WorldCa62872823


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