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Submarines under ice the U.S. Navy"s Polar Operations by Marion D. Williams

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English



  • Arctic Ocean.,
  • United States.


  • United States. Navy -- Submarine forces.,
  • Submarines (Ships) -- United States.,
  • Arctic Ocean.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-214) and index.

StatementMarion D. Williams.
LC ClassificationsV858 .W55 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 223 p. :
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL695182M
ISBN 101557509433
LC Control Number97042584

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