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Lamb in command by Kenneth Maynard

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Fiction.,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementKenneth Maynard.
LC ClassificationsPR6063.A8883 L3 1986b
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p. ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2317300M
ISBN 10029778790X
LC Control Number86198652

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