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Admirals of the world : a biographical dictionary, 1500 to the present

Author: William Stewart
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work provides biographies of more than 500 individuals who have served as admiral, vice admiral, or rear admiral from 22 countries. The main criterion for inclusion was that each person must have actively served in the rank of at least rear admiral, although each individual did not necessarily become involved in enemy action --Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Dictionaries
Biography Dictionaries
Wörterbuch
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Stewart
ISBN: 9780786438099 0786438096
OCLC Number: 426390753
Description: v, 335 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Preface --
The Admirals --
Appendix A : Admirals by nationality --
Appendix B: Admirals by year of birth.
Responsibility: William Stewart.

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Presents short biographies of more than 500 individuals who have served as admiral, vice admiral, or rear admiral in the world's naval forces. Containing naval officers from the American, British,  Read more...

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