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White Ensign - Red Dragon

White Ensign - Red Dragon

the history of the Royal Navy in Hong Kong 1841-1997

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Published by Edinburgh Financial Publishing in Hong Kong .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Commodore PJ Melson.
ContributionsMelson, Peter, (Ed.)
The Physical Object
Paginationvii,160,10p. :
Number of Pages16010
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22295396M
ISBN 100907771637

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