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American Sailing Ships

Charles G. Davis

American Sailing Ships

Their Plans and History

by Charles G. Davis

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Published by Peter Smith Pub Inc .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL9754552M
ISBN 100844661368
ISBN 109780844661360
OCLC/WorldCa234300474

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