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Gunfire Around the Gulf

The Last Major Naval Campaigns of the Civil War

by Jack Coombe

  • 334 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Bantam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - Naval,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • United States - Civil War

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7826513M
    ISBN 100553381067
    ISBN 109780553381061
    OCLC/WorldCa46612116

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