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British destroyers & frigates

Norman Friedman

British destroyers & frigates

the Second World War and after

by Norman Friedman

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Published by Seaforth in Barnsley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Destroyers (Warships),
  • Great Britain. Royal Navy,
  • Great Britain,
  • Destroyer escorts,
  • Frigates,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBritish destroyers and frigates
    StatementNorman Friedman ; ship plans by A.D. Baker III ; with additional drawings by Alan Raven
    ContributionsBaker, A. D. (Arthur David), 1941-, Raven, Alan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV825.5.G7 F75 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 p. :
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24846901M
    ISBN 101848320159
    ISBN 109781848320154
    LC Control Number2010549238
    OCLC/WorldCa237196373

    IMPERIAL RUSSIAN & Soviet Navy DESTROYERS of NOVIK CLASS Book WW1 WW2 Warships - $ "Warships of Destroyer Squadrons, From Novik to Gogland". A. Verstyuk, S. Gordeev, C. , Moscow. Laminated soft cover, pp, 8" by 11" format. Russian text. The book covers history of all destroyers of the Novik class, including the unfinished projects. The series of warships was based .


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