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Great Battles of the Royal Navy

Eric Grove

Great Battles of the Royal Navy

As Commemorated in the Gunroom, Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth

by Eric Grove

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Published by Naval Institute Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maritime history,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Naval History (General),
  • History - Military / War,
  • Royal Navy,
  • Military,
  • Devon,
  • Military - Other,
  • History,
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.,
  • History, Naval,
  • Naval battles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8600079M
    ISBN 101557503427
    ISBN 109781557503428


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A companion volume to the "Army" volume, this book describes and illustrates over 20 of the greatest Royal Navy sea battles from the age of sail to the Falklands.

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