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Britain"s greatest warship

HMS Ark Royal IV

by Richard Johnstone-Bryden

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Published by Sutton Pub. in Thrupp, Stroud, Gloucestershire .
Written in English

  • Ark Royal (Aircraft carrier)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-256) and index.

    Other titlesHMS Ark Royal IV
    StatementRichard Johnstone-Bryden ; foreword by Michael Pollock.
    LC ClassificationsVA458.A74 J65 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL101654M
    ISBN 100750917989
    LC Control Number99216691

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