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3 edition of Lighting on naval ships. found in the catalog.

Lighting on naval ships.

United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Ships.

Lighting on naval ships.

by United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Ships.

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    Subjects:
  • United States. Navy -- Electric installations.,
  • Ships -- Lighting.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM493 .U6322
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5871534M
    LC Control Number62064749
    OCLC/WorldCa6227374

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