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Harbord"s Glossary of Navigation

A. Ansted

Harbord"s Glossary of Navigation

by A. Ansted

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Published by Hyperion Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries,
  • Navigation,
  • Military Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsW. T. Layton (Designer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages461
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11599517M
    ISBN 100851742777
    ISBN 109780851742779

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