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Heroes of the US Navy

Mark Harasymiw

Heroes of the US Navy

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Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • United States. Navy,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMark A. Harasymiw
    SeriesHeroes of the US Military
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE182 .H24 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25190295M
    ISBN 109781433972485, 9781433972492
    LC Control Number2012003020

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