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Military and naval maps and grids

William Welch Flexner

Military and naval maps and grids

their use and construction

by William Welch Flexner

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Published by The Dryden press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maps, Military,
  • Grids (Cartography)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography : p. 94-95.

    Statement[by] William W. Flexner [and] Gordon L. Walker.
    SeriesThe Dryden press mathematics publications; general editor, E. R. Smith.
    ContributionsWalker, Gordon L. joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGA105 .F57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6449279M
    LC Control Number43002946
    OCLC/WorldCa1673001

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