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terror of Tobermory

an informal biography of Vice-Admiral Sir Gilbert Stephenson, KBE, CB, GMG

by Baker, Richard

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Published by W. H. Allen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Stephenson, Gilbert Owen, Sir, 1878-,
    • Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwith a foreword by Earl Mountbatten of Burma.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA89.1.S76 B35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196, [16] p.
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5328056M
      ISBN 100491004095
      LC Control Number72181007

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