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The Glory of the British seas

The Glory of the British seas

being a list of the Royal Navy ..

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Published by Printed by George Croom ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navies -- England,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- Stuarts, 1603-1714

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1633:5
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 broadside
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15016978M


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