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Naval mine warfare markets

Anthony John Watts

Naval mine warfare markets

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Published by Jane"s Information Group in Coulsdon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Submarine mines.,
  • Market surveys.,
  • Minesweepers.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementauthor, Anthony J. Watts.
    SeriesJane"s special report
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV856 .W38 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6900751M
    ISBN 100710615035
    LC Control Number00711132
    OCLC/WorldCa37929175

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