Ramage by Dudley Pope

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Published by Fontana in (London) .

Written in English

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  • Fiction in English.

Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1965.

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StatementDudley Pope.
The Physical Object
Pagination288p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18919518M
ISBN 100006155480

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