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Power from the sea

Clive Callow

Power from the sea

the search for North Sea oil and gas

by Clive Callow

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Published by Victor Gollancz in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Clive Callow.
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Open LibraryOL22646306M
ISBN 10057501475X

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. About the Book. From one of the most admired admirals of his generation—and the only admiral to serve as Supreme Allied Commander at NATO—comes a remarkable voyage through all of the world’s most important bodies of water, providing the story of naval power as a driver of human history and a crucial element in our current geopolitical path.

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