Admiral Blake by David Hannay

Cover of: Admiral Blake | David Hannay

Published by Longmans, Green , and Co. in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Blake, Robert, -- 1599-1657,
  • Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 17th century

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby David Hannay.
GenreBiography.
SeriesEnglish worthies
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, [2], 194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22907845M

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