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The armed yachts of Canada

Fraser McKee

The armed yachts of Canada

by Fraser McKee

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Published by Boston Mills Press in Erin, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canada. Royal Canadian Navy -- History -- 20th century,
    • Armed yachts -- Canada -- History -- 20th century,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations, Canadian,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Canadian

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFraser McKee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsV880 .M35 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination172 p. :
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2906483M
      ISBN 10091982255X
      LC Control Number84136072
      OCLC/WorldCa10597117

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