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Sons of the hurricane

Floherty, John Joseph

Sons of the hurricane

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Published by J.B. Lippincott company in Philadelphia, London [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Coast Guard.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated t.p. and lining papers

    Statementby John J. Floherty.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHJ6645 .F52
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6375882M
    LC Control Number38027391
    OCLC/WorldCa1332739


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