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By R.G. Grant

ISBN-10: 0756639735

ISBN-13: 9780756639730

A visible trip via 3,000 years of naval conflict — now in paperback! From the conflict of galleys in historical Greece to lethal encounters among nuclear-powered submarines within the twentieth century, discover each element of the tale of naval conflict on, below, and above the ocean.

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