United States Navy in the World War

official pictures selected from the files of the Navy Department, the War Department and the United States Marine Corps, with supplemental photographs from unofficial sources
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Statementby James C. Russell and William E. Moore.
GenrePictorial works.
ContributionsMoore, William E.
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LC ClassificationsD589.U6 R8
The Physical Object
Pagination320 p. :
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Open LibraryOL6639643M
LC Control Number21021705
OCLC/WorldCa15862146

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[James C Russell; William E Moore]. For a list of World War II cruise books, and libraries that they can be examined at, see: Mawdsley, Dean L. Cruise Books of the United States Navy in World War II: A Bibliography, Washington: Naval Historical Center, Other collections of Navy cruise books can be found at the New York Public Library and the library of the Naval War College.

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