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The line upon a wind

NoГ«l Mostert

The line upon a wind

the great war at sea, 1793-1815

by NoГ«l Mostert

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Published by W.W. Norton & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anglo-French War, 1793-1802 -- Naval operations,
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Naval operations,
  • Seafaring life -- History -- 18th century,
  • Seafaring life -- History -- 19th century,
  • Europe -- History, Naval -- 18th century,
  • Europe -- History, Naval -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNoel Mostert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC226.4 .M68 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 774 p., [16] p. :
    Number of Pages774
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22683872M
    ISBN 100393066533
    ISBN 109780393066531
    LC Control Number2007039313

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