Administration of the Navy Department in World War II.

by Julius Augustus Furer

Publisher: [U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington

Written in English
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 953-967.

StatementWith a foreword by Charles Edison, and an introd. by Ernest McNeill Eller.
LC ClassificationsVB23 .F8
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvi, 1042 p.
Number of Pages1042
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5814826M
LC Control Number60061730

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