by Naval War College Press, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Newport, R.I, Washington .
Written in English
|Statement||by Ronald Spector.|
|Series||Historical monograph series ;, no. 3, U.S. Naval War College historical monograph series ;, no. 3.|
|LC Classifications||V420 .S65|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 185 p. :|
|Number of Pages||185|
|LC Control Number||77007155|
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