Reserve manning of FF-1052 and FFG-2 class frigates
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Reserve manning of FF-1052 and FFG-2 class frigates a critique of the accuracy and completeness of existing costing studies by Patrick Robert Rearden

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Published by Naval Postgraduate School, Available from the National Technical Information Service in Monterey, Calif, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


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Pagination205 p.
Number of Pages205
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Open LibraryOL25491387M

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