Pacific sail

four centuries of Western ships in the Pacific
  • 192 Pages
  • 4.70 MB
  • English
International Marine Pub. Co. , Camden, Me
Sailing ships -- Pacific Ocean., Pacific Ocean -- Naviga


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StatementRoger Morris.
LC ClassificationsVK18 .M67 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2374767M
ISBN 100877422486
LC Control Number87002943

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