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Sons of gunboats

Frederick Lewis Sawyer

Sons of gunboats

by Frederick Lewis Sawyer

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Published by United States naval institute in Annapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philippines
    • Subjects:
    • Panay (Gunboat),
    • United States. Navy -- History.,
    • Philippines -- History -- Philippine American War, 1899-1902.

    • Edition Notes

      Maps on lining papers.

      Statementby Commander Frederick L. Sawyer.
      ContributionsUnited States Naval Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS683.5.P3 S3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii p., 2 l., 153 p.
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6504406M
      LC Control Number46022126
      OCLC/WorldCa2362692

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