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Published by Capstone Press in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Battleships -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Battleships.

    • About the Edition

      Introduces the development, military uses, weaponry, dangers, and locomotion of battleships.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 44-46) and index.

      Statementby Michael Green ; content consultant : Jack A. Green.
      SeriesLand and sea, Land and sea (Mankato, Minn.)
      LC ClassificationsV815.3 .G74 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL660526M
      ISBN 101560655542
      LC Control Number97005907

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