Admiral of the Fleet: the life of Sir Charles Lambe

by Oliver Warner

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 877
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  • Lambe, Charles Edward, Sir, 1900-1960

Edition Notes

Statementwith an introduction by Earl Mountbatten of Burma and a foreword by Sir Steven Runciman.
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LC ClassificationsV65.L3 W3
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 224 p., 16 plates.
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5384089M
ISBN 100283352930
LC Control Number72484037

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