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thirst for glory

Tom Pocock

thirst for glory

the life of Admiral Sir Sidney Smith

by Tom Pocock

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Published by Aurum in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Smith, W. Sidney Sir, 1764-1840.,
    • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Biography.,
    • Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-256) and index.

      StatementTom Pocock.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA87.1.S6 P63 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 261 p. :
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL774119M
      ISBN 101854104373
      LC Control Number97174403
      OCLC/WorldCa36797848

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