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Title:
Sea warfare
Author:
Kemp, Paul.
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Publication Information:
London : Arms & Armour Press ; New York : Distributed in the USA by Sterling , 1998.
Physical Description:
320 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781854092212
Format :
Book

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Central Library V53 .K5 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Non circulating
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Summary

First air and land -- and now the third entry in the Encyclopedia of 20th Century Conflict series takes to the sea. Offering a chronology of important events, biographies of personalities, profiles of major national navies, and an A to Z of weaponry, locations, and terms, the thoroughly international survey encompasses a century of naval evolution. You'll see the remarkable advance in strategies and quests for control of sea lanes, ports, and ocean territories. Packed with over 200 photos and maps.


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Originally published in Britain, this volume covers the events, personalities, weapons, key locations, terminology, and more related to naval warfare, 1900^-1998. Companion volumes are Air Warfare (1997) and Land Warfare [RBB O 15 97].


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