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Stoker, Royal Navy

Frederick C. Wigby

Stoker, Royal Navy

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Published by Blackwood in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith illustrations by Geoffrey Whittam.
ContributionsWhittam, Geoffrey.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20407510M
ISBN 100851580629


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