Sea power 2000 by Bernard Ireland

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Published by Arms and Armour, Distributed in the USA by Sterling Pub. Co. in London, New York, NY .

Written in English

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Includes index.

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Other titlesSea power two thousand.
StatementBernard Ireland.
LC ClassificationsVA10 .I74 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1578833M
ISBN 100853689792
LC Control Number91100619

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With particular focus on the Asia-Pacific region, this book examines the rise and fall of sea powers. In the Asia-Pacific region there has been significant expansion of sea-based economies together with burgeoning naval power.

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