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Naval warfare : an international encyclopedia

Author: Spencer Tucker
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A reference on naval warfare includes entries on important battles, naval commanders, and different types of warships, along with 30 maps.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Spencer Tucker
ISBN: 1576072193 9781576072196 1576077403 9781576077405
OCLC Number: 49404448
Awards: Winner of Best Reference Source 2002 2003 (United States)
Winner of Notable Naval Book 2003 (United States)
Description: 3 volumes (1231 pages) : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Vol. 1, A-F; Vol. 2, G-P; Vol. 3, Q-Z.
Responsibility: edited by Spencer C. Tucker ; associate editors, John Fredriksen [and others] ; introduction by James C. Bradford.
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Features: - More than 1,500 A-Z entries- Contributors include scholars from the United States, Great Britain, Canada, France, Japan, and Denmark- Richly illustrated with photographs and maps  Read more...

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"This three volume set is a welcome addition to reference resources in naval and maritime history. As an introduction to many aspects of naval history, it provides an excellent starting point for Read more...

 
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Note to researchers: The vessels mentioned in this book's index are included in the freely-accessible online database at http://ShipIndex.org. Use that site to explore more than 100,000 ship references from this and dozens of other books, journals, databases, and more. You'll find useful links back...
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