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2 edition of Admiral of the Pacific found in the catalog.

Admiral of the Pacific

John Deane Potter

Admiral of the Pacific

the life of Yamamoto.

by John Deane Potter

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yamamoto, Isoroku, 1884-1943.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Japanese.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [321]-323.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS890.Y25 P6 1965
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 332 p.
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5596360M
    LC Control Number68002036

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