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The Destroyers

Douglas Reeman

The Destroyers

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Published by Berkley .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7500953M
ISBN 100425039188
ISBN 109780425039182
OCLC/WorldCa4754727

GO BIG OR GO HOME! Boomers. Ships of the Line. Star Destroyers. The bigger the ship, the better the bang. From the dawn of history onward, commanding the most powerful ship around has been a dream of admirals, sultans, emperors, 4/5.


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