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A Coast Guardsman"s history of the U.S. Coast Guard

C. Douglas Kroll

A Coast Guardsman"s history of the U.S. Coast Guard

by C. Douglas Kroll

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementC. Douglas Kroll
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVG53 .K76 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24566932M
ISBN 109781591144335
LC Control Number2010018338
OCLC/WorldCa601062802

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