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naval history of Great Britain from the declaration of war by France in February 1793, to the accession of George IV, a new edition, with additins and notes bringing the work down to 1827 by William James

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Published by Macmillan in London ; New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 18th century,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes indexes

Statementby William James
The Physical Object
Pagination6 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14822891M

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