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Neptunus Rex

Naval Stories of the Normandy Invasion, June 6, 1944, Voices of the Navy Memoria l

by John Prados

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Published by Presidio Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • War & defence operations,
  • Normandy,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Military Personal Narratives,
  • Naval History - World War II,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Naval operations, American,
  • Military,
  • Europe,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Military - General,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • Operation Neptune,
  • Campaigns,
  • France

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8228241M
    ISBN 10089141648X
    ISBN 109780891416487

    Neptunus Rex: naval stories of the Normandy Invasion, June 6, voices of the Navy Memorial. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edward F Prados. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: naval stories of the Normandy Invasion, June 6, Neptunus Rex Naval Stories of the Normandy Invasion, June 6, By Prados, Edward F. , Presidio Press ISBN X Hardcover, pages.

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