American sailing coasters of the North Atlantic

by Paul C. Morris

Publisher: Bloch and Osborn Pub. Co. in Chardon, Ohio

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 557
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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Coasters (Ships) -- United States.,
  • Coastwise shipping -- United States.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 205-207.

Statementby Paul C. Morris. With a foreword by Edouard A. Stackpole.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM311.F7 M67
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 224 p.
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5429229M
LC Control Number73075379

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