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British and foreign medals relating to naval and maritime affairs

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Previous ed.: 1937.

Statementarranged and indexed by the Earl of Sandwich.
ContributionsSandwich, George Charles Montagu, Earl of, 1874-1962.
The Physical Object
Pagination468p. ;
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16362730M

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