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The U.S. Coast Guard

Corinne J. Naden

The U.S. Coast Guard

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Published by Millbrook in Brookfield, Conn .
Written in English

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  • United States. Coast Guard -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States. Coast Guard.

  • About the Edition

    Surveys the history, organization, personnel, equipment, and work of the Coast Guard.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.

    Statementby Corinne J. Naden and Rose Blue.
    SeriesDefending our country
    ContributionsBlue, Rose.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVG53 .N33 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1726917M
    ISBN 101562943219
    LC Control Number92031042
    OCLC/WorldCa26635868

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