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The birth and development of the American submarine

by Frank T. Cable

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Submarines (Ships)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank T. Cable.
    ContributionsHolland, John Philip, 1841?-1914., Kimball, William Wirt, 1848-1930.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM365 .C3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 337 p.
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6665256M
    LC Control Number24012751
    OCLC/WorldCa1729052

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