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2 edition of U.S.S. Alaska (C.B. 1) Memories, found in the catalog.

U.S.S. Alaska (C.B. 1) Memories,

Alaska (Cruiser)

U.S.S. Alaska (C.B. 1) Memories,

17 June 1944-18 December 1945.

by Alaska (Cruiser)

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Published in [n.p .
Written in English

  • Pacific Ocean.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pictorial works.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD774.A5 A5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[121] p. incl. front., illus. (incl. ports.)
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6505658M
      LC Control Number46026753

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