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Fireship

Kirsch, Peter.

Fireship

the terror weapon of the age of sail

by Kirsch, Peter.

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fireships -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Kirsch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV827 .K57 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24079887M
    ISBN 109781591142706
    LC Control Number2009923095
    OCLC/WorldCa298181466

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