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A Rage for Glory

A Rage for Glory

The Life of Commodore Stephen Decatur, USN

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Published by Recorded Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • History - United States/19th Century,
  • Children"s Audio - 9-12

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn McDonough (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9594763M
    ISBN 101402596774
    ISBN 109781402596773
    OCLC/WorldCa56596502

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