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Survival against the odds

Donald John MacLeod

Survival against the odds

the story of Petty Officer Donald MacKinnon, Russian convoy survivor

by Donald John MacLeod

  • 384 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Loch Roag Books in Aberdeen .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Scotland,
  • Western Isles
    • Subjects:
    • MacKinnon, Donald, 1921-,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British.,
    • Merchant marine -- Great Britain.,
    • Naval convoys -- Great Britain.,
    • Sailors -- Scotland -- Western Isles -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography (p. 97-99).

      StatementDonald J. MacLeod.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD770 .M24 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination99 p. :
      Number of Pages99
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3460565M
      ISBN 100953808009
      LC Control Number2005412653
      OCLC/WorldCa44932330

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