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Half seas under

seaman, submariner, canoeist

by McLean, Ruari.

  • 57 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Thomas Reed in Bradford on Avon .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • McLean, Ruari,
    • Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Biography,
    • Rubis (Submarine),
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, French,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Submarine,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British,
    • Sailors -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRuari McLean.
      GenrePersonal narratives, British., Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD771 .M284 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination216 p. :
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3761094M
      ISBN 100901281271
      LC Control Number2003464429

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